Plans of the Castle Iron and Steelworks of Messrs. Nettlefolds Ltd. Rogerstone

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Plans, 1896-1909.

Administrative / Biographical History

By 1850, 40% of Britain's iron output was being produced in South Wales. There were extensive coal, iron, and tin manufacturers. One of them was the Castle Iron and Steel Works of Messrs. Nettlefolds Ltd. of Rogerstone.

Arrangement

Arranged according to plans.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by British Alcan Sheet Ltd., Rogerstone, per Mr. W. R. Jones, Chief Engineer, 1985.

Note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Plans of the Castle and Steelworks of Messrs. Nettlefolds Ltd. Rogerstone; National Gazetteer (1868) - Monmouthshire (www.genuki.org.uk) viewed 24 May 2004.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected.

Geographical Names