West Glamorgan Archive Service

Taylor and Sons Ltd Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD TAY

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Title: Taylor and Sons Ltd Records

Short title: Taylor and Sons Ltd, records

Dates of creation: 1883-1971

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 16 linear metres

Name of creator(s): Taylor and Sons Ltd

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: In 1882 the formation of the Neath Abbey Iron Company was succeeded by the firm of Taylor, Struve, Eaton and Price. In 1896 the Company changed again to Taylor, Struve & Co., before becoming Taylor and Sons in 1898.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Business records of Taylor and Sons Ltd,

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: deeds; business records; notebooks; specifications; correspondence; technical drawings; photographs, legal records

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Taylor and Sons Ltd Records, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: December 2005


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