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Denbighshire Record Office
J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd, brick and tile manufacturer's records

Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/27

Held at: Denbighshire Record Office

Title: J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd, Brick and Tile Manufacturer's Records

Short Title: J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd, brick and tile manufacturer's records

Creation date(s): [c. 1903]-1964

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.038 cubic metres (10 items)

Name of creator(s): J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The company of J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd, was based in Ruabon, Denbighshire, and was active from 1903 to 1956 as a brick, tile and terracotta manufacturer from its works at Tref-y-Nant, Acrefair, Albert Works, Rhosllannerchrugog, and Pen-y-bont, Newbridge, Denbighshire. James Coster Edwards (1828-1896) founded the company; it was sold in 1956.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd, [c. 1903]-1964, including correspondence, 1958-1961, price lists and catalogues, [c. 1903]-1960, memorandum books, 1946-1964, and printed material, 1946-1959.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by D. G. Roberts, Erbistock, Wrexham, 1973.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also Denbighshire Record Office, DD/DM/132, 157, 327, 336, 470.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Denbighshire Record Office, J. C. Edwards (Ruabon) Ltd, Brick and Tile Manufacturers, catalogue; Gathering the Jewels website (http://www.gtj.org.uk/) viewed 27 September 2004.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Brickworks | Wales | Ruabon
J.C. Edwards (Ruabon) | Archives
Terra-cotta industry | Wales | Ruabon
Tile industry | Wales | Ruabon

Personal names

Corporate names
J.C. Edwards (Ruabon)

Places
Acrefair (Wales)
Ruabon (Wales)

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