Company timeline: 1950s
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|23/10/1953||F J Fielding reports the death of A P Goode (Chairman), aged 47. (Alan Paul Goode was a former chairman of Petters, whose company had acquired the oil/gas engine business in 1939).||People news||D7338/1/4/1|
|07/03/1955||C L Hill (Chairman) reports the death of F B Fielding, aged 82.||People news||D7338/1/4/1|
|24/08/1956||C M A Whitaker appointed Director of Fielding & Platt.||People news||D7338/1/4/1|
|24/03/1958||D V Rowles appointed Technical Director of Fielding & Platt.||People news||D7338/1/4/1|
|24/03/1958||C M A Whitaker appointed General Manager of Fielding & Platt.||People news||D7338/1/4/1|
|27/06/1958||Citizen: Tom Millington retires from F & P after 50 years service.||People news||D7338/8/2/2|
|29/08/1958||Mr R Stammers, Director, retires from Fielding & Platt.||People news||D7338/8/2/2|
|1959||Fielding ceased manufacture of oil engines.||Company news||Clarence Hack|