A place in time: a brief history of J. J. Cordes & Co., Newport, 1835-1961

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Typescript copy of "A place in time: a brief history of J.J. Cordes & Co., Newport, 1835-1961", by Malcolm Johnson, 2005.

Administrative / Biographical History

J. J. Cordes & Co., Newport, Monmouthshire, was a well known firm of nail manufacturers, established by James Jamieson Cordes.

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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS, catalogue; The Gwent Record Office Bulletin, September-November 2005, on Torfaen County Borough Council website (www.torfaen.gov.uk), viewed 3 February 2006; Davis, Haydn, The History of the Borough of Newport: from swamp to super-town (Newport, 1998).

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