Ford and Moore Ltd ( ironmongers), Newport, records 1871-1970

Summary Information

Gwent Archives
Ford and Moore Limited, Ironmongers, Newport,Records
8.0 items
General Physical Description note

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Biographical/Historical note

Ford and Moore Ltd of Commercial Street, Newport, Monmouthshire, was a firm of ironmongers.

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Scope and Contents note

Private ledger, 1927-1949; letters relating to orders, 1871-1941; wages book, 1949-1958; job books, 1935-1970.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Gwent Archives

Conditions Governing Access note

Usual conditions apply

Conditions Governing Use note

Usual copyright regulations apply

Accruals note

Accruals are not expected

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Deposited, 1988.

Appraisal note

All records have been retained

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)


  • Ironmongers--Wales--Newport;

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Other Finding Aids note

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

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Collection Inventory

 D2638/1 Private Ledger with details of the following:- Stock In Trade (1927-1939); Cash Books Balance Account (1931-1940); Legal Expenses (1927-1939); Bank Charges (1927-1939); Wages (1927-1940); Sales (Shop) (1927-1939); Sales (Work Dept) (1927-1939); Health and Unemployment Insurance (Shop and Work Dept.) (1927-1939); Cash Books Balance Account (1939-1940); General Insurance (1927-1940); Rent (Shop) (1927-1932); Ground Rent, 137 Commercial Street, Newport (1930-1940); purchases Returns and Allowances Account (1927-1939); Discount Received Account (1927-1936); Discount Allowed Account (1927-1939); Commission Account (1927-1939); Carriage Inward Account (1927-1939); Motor and Haulage Account (1927-1939); Purchases Account (Shop and Work Dept.) (1927-1939); Carriage outward (Shop and Work Dept.) (1927-1939); Stationery Advertising and 'phones (1927-1939); Shop Maintenance (1927-1937); Shop lighting and heating (1927-1939); Shop rates (1927-1939); Furniture and Fittings (1935-1940); Bad debts (1927-1940); Work Dept. Plant and Tools; Light, Heat, Power and Coal; Maintenance; Rates (1927-1939); Hill Street Warehouse (1927-1938); Gratuities Account (1927-1933); Postages Account and Sundry Expenses (1927-1937); Travelling Expenses (Work Dept) (1927-1932); Income Tax (1928-1949); Trade Subscriptions (1928-1939); Trading and Profit and Loss Account (Work Dept.) (1927-1939); Sales Ledger Total Accounts (1927-1939); Cash Books Balance Account (1931-1935); Bought Ledger Total Account (1927-1936). 1927-1949 

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 D2638/2 Wages Book (Works Dept.) 1949-1958 

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 D2638/3 Job Book (with details of work carried out, prices and customers names) 1935-1936 

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 D2638/4 Job Book 1936 

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 D2638/5 Job Book 1936-1937 

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 D2638/6 Job Book 1948-1950 

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 D2638/7 Job Book 1968-1970 

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 D2638/8 Letters - (Orders) 1871-1941 

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