Document referenceHRA/DXGC259
Level of description Fonds
TitleJohn Hughes of Newport and Hughesovka, patents
Creator(s)John Hughes
BackgroundJohn Hughes began his career at the Cyfarthfa ironworks, moving to the Uskside Engineering Works during the early 1840s. The Works specialised in ships’ equipment, anchors and chains, and later developed a range of colliery engines and winding gear. During his time at Uskside Hughes patented various inventions in armaments and armour plating.
DescriptionPhotocopy patents issued to John Hughes of Newport for various inventions, copies made circa 1991.
Extent0.002 cubic metres (23 papers)
Physical characteristicsGood condition
AppraisalAll records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives
Source of AcquisitionCopies made from originals in the Patent Library, Liverpool
Finding AidsDetailed list available.
Access statusOpen
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