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Gwent Archives
Monmouth, Caldicot and Chepstow Gas Companies records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D514

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Monmouth, Caldicot and Chepstow Gas Companies Records

Short Title: Monmouth, Caldicot and Chepstow Gas Companies records

Creation date(s): 1887-1949

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (8 items)

Name of creator(s): Caldicot and District Gas Light and Coke Co. Ltd; Chepstow Gas Co. Ltd; Monmouth Gas and Waterworks Co. Ltd

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Caldicot and District Gas Light and Coke Co. Ltd was active in Caldicot, Monmouthshire during the first half of the 20th century. Chepstow Gas Co. Ltd provided gas to the town of Chepstow, Monmouthshire, in the early 20th century. The Monmouth Gas and Water Co. Ltd was active in Monmouth during the 19th and 20th centuries.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Monmouthshire gas companies, 1887-1949, including minute books of Monmouth Gas and Waterworks Co. Ltd, 1887-1949; minute books of Caldicot and District Gas Light and Coke Co. Ltd, 1914-1949; Chepstow Gas Co. Ltd minutes, 1907-1949.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Caldicot Gas Works; Chepstow Gas Works; Monmouth Gas Works.

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 Register of Archives.

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: Deposited by Mr C. B. Mawer, Secretary, Wales Gas Board, Cardiff, Glamorgan, 1965.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Further records of the Monmouth Gas and Waterworks Co. Ltd are Gwent Record Office, D519.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Monmouth, Caldicot and Chepstow Gas Companies, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Caldicot and District Gas Light and Coke Co. | Archives
Chepstow Gas Co. | Archives
Gas companies | Wales | Caldicot
Gas companies | Wales | Chepstow
Gas companies | Wales | Monmouth
Gas distribution | Wales | Caldicot
Gas distribution | Wales | Chepstow
Gas distribution | Wales | Monmouth
Monmouth Gas and Waterworks Company | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Caldicot and District Gas Light and Coke Co.
Chepstow Gas Co.
Monmouth Gas and Waterworks Company

Places
Caldicot (Wales)
Chepstow (Wales)
Monmouth (Wales)

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