Records of Waverley Iron & Steel Co Ltd, iron masters, Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire,Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Minute book 1881-1884
  • Memorandum and articles of association with related correspondence 1894, 1899-1900
  • Profit and loss account sheet 1904; directors' report 1904
  • Machinery specifications 1901

Administrative / Biographical History

The Waverley Iron & Steel Co Ltd was incorporated in 1881  with its registered office in St Enoch's Square, Glasgow, Scotland , and its main works in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland . Joseph Reid, a merchant from Glasgow and partner in the firm of Reid Bros , engineering and colliery furnishers,was a director of the company. Waverely Iron & Steel Co Ltd was still operating in 1904  .


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Permanent loan : Reid Bros (Glasgow) Ltd : Glasgow : 1988 : ACCN 0112

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)) and London (NRA)

Alternative Form Available

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Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

Held by Reid Bros (Glasgow)Ltd


None expected

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Additional Information

Compiled by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 10 February 2003

No alterations made to date