Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Thomas and Clement, Morfa Foundry, Llanelli, Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB48 and 48ADD
Title: Thomas and Clement, Morfa Foundry, Llanelli, Records
Short title: Thomas and Clement, Morfa Foundry, Llanelli, records
Dates of creation: 1874-1956
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 44 items
Name of creator(s): Thomas and Clement, Morfa Foundry; Thomas and Clement Ltd; Glanmor Foundry Company Ltd
Administrative and biographical history: Henry Thomas, an ironworker, and John Clement, an accountant, of Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, first entered into partnership as ironfounders in 1874, trading as Thomas and Clement, Morfa Foundry, Llanelli, and producing various machinery. The partnership became Thomas and Clement Ltd in 1907, and was later absorbed into Glanmor Foundry Ltd. active until 1954.
Scope and content: Records of Thomas and Clement, 1874-1956, including the memorandum and articles of association, agreements, and other documents, 1874-1918; minutes, 1907-1930; correspondence, -1952; account books, 1907-1930; ledgers, 1874-1940; bills and receipts, -; wages books, 1883-1950; stock book, 1901-1956; a journal, 1909-1948; photographs, [20th century]; records of Glanmor Foundry Company Ltd, 1912-1954, and of an unnamed company, 1935-1954.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the 1983 deposit (DB/48); the 1993 deposit (DB/48 ADD).
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Archival history: The 1993 deposit was recovered by the depositor from the semi-demolished site.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Dr T. R. Davies, Llanelli, 1983, and by Peter C. Cardwell, Trimsaran, Dyfed, 1993.
Related units of description: Personal papers of Henry Thomas are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service, DX/26.
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: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: October 2003