Records of Clyde Nail Co Ltd, nail manufacturers, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Memorandum and articles of association 1900
  • Nail catalogue, undated
  • Correspondence 1919-1945

Administrative / Biographical History

Clyde Nail Co Ltd was incorporated as a joint stock company in 1900  with registered offices in Newton, Glasgow, Scotland with a share capital of £50,000. The company manufactured and marketed nails, spikes, washers, rivets, nuts, bolts and other types of fastenings. Joseph Reid, a Glasgow merchant and partner in Reid Bros , engineering and colliery furnishers, was a director of the company. The company was dissolved in 1998  .


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Acquisition Information

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

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

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

Custodial History

Held by Reid Bros (Glasgow) Ltd


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Additional Information

This material is original

Compiled by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 13 February 2003

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