John Cory

Photo reference number: 1339

(Photo and text from "Who's Who In Newport" 1920.)

Cory, John is a Cornishman, having been born at Padstow. He is senior partner in the firm of John Cory & Sons Ltd. and Cory's Trading Ltd., with offices at Cardiff, Newport, London, Newcastle-on-Tyne, Paris, Seville, Bilbao, and other places. Mr. John Cory is chairman of the Cardiff Channel Dry Docks and Pontoon Co. Ltd., and of each of their associated companies - the Tredegar Dry Dock and Wharf Co. Ltd., Barry Graving Dock and Engineering Co. Ltd., Sharpness Dry Dock, &c.; chairman of committee of control of the Cardiff Exchange and of many industrial and marine insurance companies. Mr. Cory is a magistrate for the county of Glamorgan. Addresses: Sea View, Penarth; The Grange, Peterston. Clubs: County, Cardiff; Constitutional, London.