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75 ton Pipe Bender, O/No.7531, c.1936
for Bengal & Nagpur Railway, c.1936
250 ton Vertical Press, O/No. 7479, c.1935
for Sterling Metals Ltd., c.1935
100 ton Pellet Press, O/No. 7465, c.1935
for the War Office, c.1935
130 ton 4 column Press, O/No. 7484, c.1936
for Jackson & Hunt, c.1936
90 ton Stretching Machine, O/No. 7978, c.1937
for Thos. W Ward Ltd., (for Baker Perkins), c.1937
50 Gallon Air Hydraulic Accumulator, O/No. 6898, c.1933
for Manganese Bronze Co. Ltd., c.1933
540 ton Triple Flanging Press, O/No. 8097, c.1937
for Machinoimport, Moscow, c.1937
100 ton Wheel Press, O/No. 7163, c.1934
for Calcutta Tramway Co. Ltd., c.1934
Sadly we have to announce the demise of two more of our former colleagues
Firstly, Jeff Hogg. Jeff never worked at the Company, but was a very active member of our Heritage Group. Not ...
Early in January 2019 we received an email to the Fielding website, sent by Bryan Leach, telling us about about ...
2019 January Jeff Hogg January Mollie Harris January Elsie Lane 2018 February Roy King March Brian Rose March ...
From time to time the F&P editors receive photos without names or details attached (aren’t we are all guilty of that?). This ...
Assistant Chief Draughtsman in the '70s and '80s
Programme of events in 2019
The full programme is still under construction, but is likely to be slimmed down this year, as we’re not planning ...
Derek Tidmarsh and I visited Jean in her flat in Weston Super Mare in November 2018. Jean is now 91 and ...
Hydraulic Machine Tools - Tweddell's System
A complete hardback catalogue of machinery, dated 1896
PHILIP JOHN COOK.
It is with sadness we report the death of Philip at the age of 94. He served a 7 year ...
John Williams Powell
These photographs of John Williams Powell were donated to the site by his son John. His father started his Apprenticeship ...
FIELDING & PLATT REUNION 2018
This year the F & P Heritage Group organised the event for June 23rd at Hardwicke Village Hall, between 1pm ...
2018 Staff Reunion
The Reunion of former employees of Fielding & Platt will take place on on Saturday, 23rd June, 2018 from 1 ...
Stephen Hugh Davies, born in 1915, joined Fielding & Platt as an apprentice in 1932, rising to become an Assistant ...
Andrew JL Fielding and Mike Burton
This photo is of a training night at Kingsholm in 1969-70. Mike Burton played for England. Andrew JL Fielding played only 35 ...
Bob Webb started at F&P in September 1955 as an office boy. Because his Mum, Lil Webb worked in the ...
I got an apprenticeship at Fieldings in1960. The press I remember working on most was the 400 ton three mould ...
Engine and Hydraulic Press, c.1936
Hi! I am very interested in this old diesel engine as I have lived in Scala, Kefalonia, for 25 years...
1600 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. 65580, c.1965
I worked with this machine for thirty years, 1976 to 2006. One of two installed at Witham. The factory closed...
Edith May Williams (nee Willey)
Arthur and Edith were my grandparents. Sadly missed but never forgotten. Thanks for the efforts in making this available. Steven...
Dave Budrey remembers the Tool Room
Hi! I am Colin Price; the borer in the tool room was Jack Price, my father. Ed: Colin, thanks for...
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