Denbighshire Record Office
Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company Limited
Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/119
Title: Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company Limited
Short title: Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company Limited records
Dates of creation: 1912-1975
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.142 cubic metres (54 items)
Name of creator(s): Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company Limited
Administrative and biographical history: Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company produced clay-based building materials and had a factory at Gardden, near Ruabon, Denbighshire, active from the 1890s to 1975. The Company later became part of Dennis Ruabon Limited, of Hafod Tileries, Ruabon; it was revived in 1996 but was dissolved in 2003.
Scope and content: Records of Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company, 1912-1975, including kiln sheets and other production records, 1958-1975; general files, 1939-1975; correspondence with suppliers, 1938-1973; export records, 1963-1970; general registers, 1932-1937; and miscellaneous plans, in particular the Gardden Works, 1912-1974.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: production records; files, general; files, correspondence with suppliers; plans; miscellaneous; export; production; and general.
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr D. L. Davies, Managing Director, Dennis Ruabon Ltd, Hafod Tileries, Ruabon, per Mr R. R. Coulthard, Pentrebychan, Nr Wrexham, 1975.
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, Ruabon Brick and Terracotta Company Limited, catalogue; Compaines House wesbite (http://ws2info.companieshouse.gov.uk/) viewed 29 September 2004.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2004