• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 197 DYBRI/20
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      359 items, 25 files, 33 volumes

Scope and Content

Records accumulated by Bridon PLC.

DY/BRI/20/1 Memorandum and Articles of Association 1951 DY/BRI/20/2-3 General Meetings of Shareholders 1901-1963 DY/BRI/20/4-7 Meetings of Directors 1901-1966 DY/BRI/20/8-16 Shareholders 1901-1962 DY/BRI/20/17-22 Annual Report and Accounts etc 1902-1959 DY/BRI/20/23-26 Companies Act Registers 1925-1962 DY/BRI/20/27-36 Employees 1919-1961 DY/BRI/20/37-54 Property and Plant 1905-1950 DY/BRI/20/55-58 Valuations and Inventories 1923-1942 DY/BRI/20/59-65 Production 1918-1962 DY/BRI/20/66-70 Cardiff Office 1897-1963 DY/BRI/20/71-76 Directors and Management 1909-1974 DY/BRI/20/77-80 Publicity and Information 1938-1966 DY/BRI/20/81-105 Catalogues 20 cent DY/BRI/20/106-154 Photographs etc 19 cent-1972 DY/BRI/20/155-162 Other Items 1850-1972 .

Administrative / Biographical History

Administrative History The firm, which operated the Willington Wire Rope Works at Willington Quay, Gateshead, was acquired by Robert Hood Haggie in the mid-nineteenth century and incorporated in 1900. It purchased Dixon Corbitt of Gateshead (see DY/BRI/11) in 1946, and became part of British Ropes in 1959

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