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Brian recalls his years at F&P from 1947, with some very amusing stories.
From apprentice in 1948 to Machine Shop Foreman
CARLTON GREEN Worked in the Light Machine Shop from 1972 until 1981.
Carlton was born in Jamaica in 1936 and came to the UK when he was 21.
Light Machine Shop, 1964-1981
Redundancies in the Drawing Office
CLAIRE VARIET BAKER Marketing Assistant.
Claire was born in Annecy France. She studied at the University there and then completed those studies in Cheltenham as ...
Clarence Hack, Apprentice to Technical Salesman
He served the Company from 1946 until 1983
Clive Forster & John Davis
Chesterfield Cylinders' 1000 ton press
CLIVE FORSTER, Apprentice - Pipe Fitter - Installation Manager, 1970-1983, 1994-2000.
Clive was born in Carlisle, Cumbria, and moved down to Brockworth at the age of 5. He attended Brockworth Primary School ...
Worked in the Photographic Dept.
Miss Fielding and Platt's memories of the Boiler Yard, 1941-1945
Dave worked at Fieldings from 1985 to 1996
Worked through his Apprenticeship and finalised in Hydraulic One.
From Apprentice in 1950 to Installation and Acceptance Engineer
DENISE (DEE) JONES nee BADHAM 1961 until 1974 Secretary to the Sales Director
Denise was born in Gloucester in 1944 and resided in Tredworth. She applied for a position at the Company in ...
Drawing Office Apprentice 1937-1942
Derek Moseley: my early memories
Christmas parties in the 1950s and Dad's work on the spares' bench
Derek Moseley: starting at Fieldings
Internal Transport Department from 1966
Memories of the Filing and Stationary Office during the late 1950s
ELSIE LANE 1940 - 1980 Costing and Accounts Department.
Elsie learnt about the company from her uncle Mr Alec Curtis, who was an employee. She was interviewed by Mr ...
ERIC ROBERT PENNING Apprentice to Project Manager 1938 - 1979
In the beginning
Frank Berry Fielding
Memories of a kind-hearted draughtsman
Apprentice to Works Manager
Ralph Hart Tweddell 1843-1895
The Fielding Family
The Lane Family
The Platt Family
The Williams Family
The Paul Regester Collection
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