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Today we have to report the death of yet another former colleague, Eric Penning. Eric joined the Company in 1938 as ...
Today we have to record the death of another ex-colleague, Donald (Don) Blake, on the 23rd of March 2019. He was ...
THE FIRST REUNION OF 2019 took place on Saturday 2nd March at Gloucestershire Archives. It took the form of a ...
60 ton Vertical Press, O/No. 9369, c.1941
for Impregnated Diamond Products Ltd., c.1941
80 ton Shell Heading Press, O/No. 9646, c.1941
for the Ministry of Supply, c.1941
50 ton Horizontal Reducing Press, O/No. 8498, c.1939
for Rubery Owen Ltd., c.1939
100 ton Six-Station Tile Press, O/No. 8306, c.1938
for Turners Asbestos Cement Ltd., c.1938
90 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. 8182, c.1938
for Magnesium Castings Products Ltd., c. 1938
1 ton press, c.1940
for Manu Marble Ltd., Gloucester
70 ton Cartridge Case Tapering Press, O/No. 8272, c.1938
for E. Curran & Co. Ltd., c.1938
125 ton Vertical Shell Heading Press, O/No. 8180, c.1938
for the War Office, c.1938
100 ton Shell Drawing Press, O/No. 8136, c.1937
for I.C.I Metals, Ltd., for Swansea, c.1937
It is with sadness we report the death of another of our former employees, Elsie Lane. This occurred on January ...
400 ton Three Mould Stone Press, O/No. 6868, c.1933
for Croft Granite Co. c.1933
1000 ton Vertical Extrusion Press, O/No. 6896, c.1933 Views taken in the works)
for Manganese Bronze Co. Ltd., c.1933
350 ton Radiator Press, O/No. 6878, c. 1933
for Serck Radiators Ltd., c.1933
1000 ton Vertical Extrusion Press, O/No. 7082, c.1934
for Serck Radiators Ltd., c.1934
600 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. 7176, c.1934
for Harrison & Co. Ltd., c.1934
750 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. 7181, c.1934
for I.C.I. Metals, c.1934
900 ton Vertical Lead Extrusion Press, O/No. 7421, c.1935
for Walkers Parker & Co. Ltd., Chester, c.1935
1000 ton Serck Extrusion Press, O/No. 7410, c.1935
for The Société des mines et fonderies de Pontgibaud, France, c.1935
500 ton 4 Column Press and Intensifier, O/No. 7096, c.1934
for Rhodes, Trist & Co., c.1934
50 ton Forcing Press, O/No. 7057, c.1934
for Southern Railway Ltd., c.1934
F.E.3 Moulding Machine, O/No. 7060, c.1934
for Foundry Equipment Ltd., London, c.1934
Fielding & Platt Saw Bench (date unknown)!
Hi! I have one of these saw benches, badge is the same as one shown but says MAKERS in the...
Horizontal Milling Machine (Cincinatti), c.1959
The image is of a horizontal milling machine not a vertical. Ed: Quite right, Keith, don't know how that one...
1128 ton Fielding/Richards Iron Shark Shear and Squeeze Box, views taken on site, O/No. 64040, c.1964
We currently are running this model of shear and keep limping it through. Years ago we updated the hydraulics with...
Betty Norbury (his daughter)
ERIC ROBERT PENNING Apprentice to Project Manager 1938 – 1979
Eric died peacefully on Sunday 26th May 2019 - proud to the end of his working life in engineering. Ed:...
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