Watson, J.R.S.
James Robert Sutherland Watson

1. Official Papers
Printed material
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: Watson, J.R.S.
Dates of creation: 1951-1953
Extent: 1 file
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Sudan Archive
Created by: material relating to service in the Sudan
Language: English

James Robert Sutherland Watson

(1911- )

1935-1938 A.D.C. Kosti, White Nile Province
1938-1944 A.D.C. El Obeid, Kordofan
1944 Joined the Legal Department
1944-1947 Police Magistrate, Civil Courts, Khartoum, and District Judge
1947-1955 Judge of the High Court
1955 Retired


1. Official Papers
2. Printed Material


Presented by Watson, 1958

1. Official Papers
1951 Jul
Report of the Commission of Enquiry into the police mutiny in Khartoum, signed by J.R.S.W., Musa Allagabu and Makkawi Akrat
1953 Dec
Report of the committee on rent comtrol, signed by J.R.S.W., E.M. Kronfli and Ibrahim Uthman Ishaq, with schedule of proposed amendments to the 1947 Ordinance
Printed material
Durham University Library Printed material deposited with collection; now integrated into library and catalogued on OPAC. Sudan Government, Sudan Railways employees. Report of the independent committee of enquiry (Khartoum, 1948)