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We are saddened to announce that Bryan passed away on 15th April 2021 at the age of 88. He left ...
The John Davis Collection
An album of photographs compiled by John Davis.
REUNION 25th APRIL 2003
This event took place at the R.A.F.A. Club in Spa Road Gloucester.
Hydraulic Pipe Bender, c.1940s
Name of Client and Order Number unknown.
GERALD (RORY) MOORE
Gerald passed away on January 17th 2021 at Chaxhill Hall Care Home. He was 82 years old. A private Funeral ...
RICHARD (MOGGSY) MORGAN
Richard passed away on December 16th 2020 at the age of 71. He started his Apprenticeship in 1966, the same ...
Peter passed away on the 21st November 2020 at the age of 71. He commenced his apprenticeship in 1966. A ...
GODFREY 'OLIVER' CROMWELL
Godfrey passed away on November 17th 2020, at the age of 80. A private funeral has been arranged. Godfrey started ...
On November 12th 2020, another of our ex-colleagues, Graham, passed away. A private funeral has been arranged. Graham started his apprenticeshp ...
It is with sadness we have to announce the demise of this fine old gentleman. Lionel passed away on Saturday ...
Programme of events 2020 (Revised)
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it is with regret that the 2020 Annual Reunion in August has had to be ...
B & W & Colour photographs - a call to arms!
500 ton Vertical Hydraulic Press, for shipment to Poland, O/No. V89590, c.1975
for Norton Abrasives Ltd, Welwyn Garden City, c.1975
1600 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. E86070, c.1974
for Gotaverken Byggaluminium, Sweden SA, c.1974
16MN Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. E87450, c.1974
for Ashley Aluminium, Winsford, Cheshire, c.1977
8" Toggle Triple-Compression Baler, O/No. 62460, c.1962
This order was for two baling machines, each machine was equipped with a weighing hopper. Click on a photograph to enlarge ...
'Fielding' 5 BHP Gas Engine, c.1913
Serial No. 5118
1500 ton Forging Press at IFA Precision Forge, Sheffield, Part 3
60 years on and still going strong!
It is with sadness we have to make known that Pete passed away on Friday 12th June 2020. He was ...
A film made to commemorate the centenary of the company in 1966
Sadly, we have to record that Keith passed away on the 20th April 2020, at the age of 85. A ...
TERENCE OWEN DIX
Known affectionally asTerry by all his colleagues at F & P. It is with sadness that we report that Terry ...
Graham started his apprenticeship in 1953
BRETT PATRICK ARCHER
‘Fielding’ 5 BHP Gas Engine, c.1913
I have just acquired a 5 HP Fielding and Platt, one serial number above yours , mine is 5119 ....
I am Alf’s granddaughter and sister of Chris and Kate. Alf was like a father to us when we lost...
1500/1700 ton Horizontal Tube Extrusion Presses for direct & indirect processes, O/No. 4094, c.1942
I am intrigued by the detailed histories recounted here - excellent work! But I would be interested in some more...
Mrs C. Wilson
I am Alf's granddaughter. He was a hugely loved, wonderful, gentle man who adored his time at your company. He...
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