Records of Coats Cucirini, thread manufacturers, Acquacalda, Italy

Scope and Content

  • Legal agreement between Opti-werk GmbH & Co and Cucirini Cantoni Coats, 1973;
  • Commemorative booklet in memory of company director, Sir James Henderson, 1967.

Administrative / Biographical History

Coats Cucirini was formed in 1890 as Fabbriche Italiane Filati Cucirini. In 1904, J & P Coats bought over the company and it was re-named as Cucirini Cantoni Coats. In 1993 the company's name was changed to Coats Cucirini.


Arranged into record series.

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Indefinite loan : 2000 : ACCN 1887

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Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Use

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

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

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History

Received from Coats PLC


None expected

Related Material

See GB 0248 UGD199/1, particulary GB 0248 UGD 199/1/35/52, Cucirini Cantoni Coats photograph album. Please note all photographs from all Coats' companies are within this series.

Location of Originals

This material is original


No known publications using this material

Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Collection catalogued by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 03 September 2012. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 03 September 2012.