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Gwent Archives
Uskside Engineering/ Engineering and Rivet Co., Ltd., Newport, Mon., records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D3642

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Records of Uskside Engineering/ Engineering and Rivet Co. Ltd., Newport, Mon.

Short Title: Uskside Engineering/ Engineering and Rivet Co., Ltd., Newport, Mon., records

Creation date(s): 1889-1990

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (160 items)

Name of creator(s): Uskside Engineering and Rivet Co. Ltd.; Uskside Engineering Co.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Uskside Engineering and Rivet Co. Ltd., of Newport, Monmouthshire was founded in 1827 and manufactured engines, pumps, conveyors, coal cutters and other equipment for over 150 years. The company simplified its name to Uskside Engineering Co. in c.1919. The company is now known as Newleco (Uskside) Ltd.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Uskside Engineering Co./ Uskside Engineering and Rivet Co. Ltd., 1889-1990, including minutes, 1924-1965; legal records, 1889-1972; reports, 1898-1920; financial records, 1913-1974; wage and salary records, 1915-1968; correspondence, 1889-1973; personnel records, 1922-1966; production and technical specifications, 1898-1965; schedules and inventories, 1922-1961; printed histories and newspaper cuttings, 1945-1990; photographs, 1918.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minutes; Legal; Reports; Financial; Correspondence; Personnel; Production and technical specifications; General; Pictorial.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Records of Uskside Engineering/Engineering and Rivet Co. Ltd., Neport, Mon.; Newelco Homepage (http://www.newelco.co.uk/) viewed 9 June 2004.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Industrial engineering | Wales | Newport
Uskside Engineering Company | Records and correspondence
Uskside Engineering and Rivet Company | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
Uskside Engineering Company
Uskside Engineering and Rivet Company

Places
Newport (Wales)

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