Records relating to the Coalbrook Vale Ironworks, Monmouthshire, 1800-1844, including financial records, 1822-1844; correspondence, 1825-1828; miscellaneous, 1800-1840.
Coalbrook Vale Ironworks Records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
In 1820 Mr George Brewer established the Coalbrook Vale ironworks close to Ebbw Vale, Monmouthshire. Brewer was believed to be related to the Darbys of Coalbrook Dale, hence the name Coalbrook Vale. In 1845, George Brewer died and his son, Tom Llewellyn Brewer assumed control of the works. Coalbrook Vale was purchased by Levick and Simpson in 1855.
Arranged into the following: Financial records; Correspondence; Miscellaneous.
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Coalbrook Vale Ironworks records.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.
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All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.
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