Records of Lewis Foundry Co. Ltd, 1902-1906, including accounts, 1902-1905; director's reports, 1904-1905; auditor's reports, 1905; and manager's reports, 1905-1906.
Lewis Foundry Co, Ammanford, records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Peace and Ellis were a firm of solicitors in Wigan, Lancashire. They accumulated papers of Lewis Foundry Co. Ltd, based in Quay Street, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, during the early 20th century, and the Pontyberem Colliery Co. Ltd, founded in 1845, in the Gwendraeth Valley, Carmarthenshire, where it worked both the Clynhebog and Pentremawr mines.
Arranged into the following: Lewis Foundry Co. Ltd; and Pontyberem Colliery Co. Ltd.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Messrs Peace and Ellis, Wigan, per R. Sharpe Francis, County Archivist of Lancashire, 1961.
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Solicitors Records; Wigan World website (http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/stuff/), viewed 23 April 2004.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.
The link between the depositors and the papers is not known. Peace and Ellis were a firm of solicitors in Wigan, Lancashire.
Accruals are not expected