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Alexandra (Newport and South Wales) Docks and Railway Company, of 14 St. Mary Axe, London
1878 The company launched the Pontypridd, Caerphilly and Newport Railway.
1882 The company name was changed by an Act of Parliament. 
'The Newport Docks & Railway Company' by John Hutton provides an excellent source of information and old photographs