Denbighshire Record Office

Davies and McCord Ltd, builders and contractors, Wrexham

Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/137

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Title: Davies and McCord Ltd, builders and contractors, Wrexham

Short title: Davies and McCord Ltd, builders and contractors, Wrexham, records

Dates of creation: 1926-1968

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.19 cubic metres (33 items)

Name of creator(s): Davies and McCord Ltd, Wrexham


Administrative and biographical history: Davies and McCord Ltd, Wrexham, Denbighshire, were builders and contractors, active from 1925 to 1968. Arthur Davies (1886-1949) was one of the partners.


Scope and content: Records of Davies and McCord Ltd, 1926-1968, including letter books, 1940-1953; ledgers, 1926-1962; registers, 1937-1968; and financial records, 1926-1965.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: letter books; ledgers, work done; ledgers, purchases; ledger, capital accounts; private ledgers; registers of invoices; registers of accounts; cash books; bank books; wages books; and miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: Access to some documents within this collection may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation. Please contact Denbighshire Record Office for further information.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

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


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Guy Walmsley and Co., Chartered Accountants, 37 Chester Street, Wrexham, 1976.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Davies and McCord Ltd, Builders and Contractors, Wrexham, catalogue; Cefn Druids website (, viewed 24 September.

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

Date(s) of description: May 2004



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