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1. July 1905

Foundation of the company


On over 100 years of turbulent history, the company Cordes Holzbau looks back. On 1 June 1905, Heinrich Cordes (I) founds at the age of 21 years in Waffensen a carpenter company. During this time, employed the founders of joinery, carpentry and sawmill operations. Moreover, agriculture was still operating. Later by a bicycle shop and an insurance agency. Then there was the post office with the delivery service. The bicycle trade and insurance agency led the founders to old age of 80.