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R H Bound - Technical Director
R H Bound F.R.Ae.S, F.S.E, M.I.M.E, A.I.M.A.E was a Technical Director of Dowty Equipment, he had considerable experience of aircraft ...
WW2 War Time Newspaper Clippings
Copies of World War 2 Newspaper clippings about Dowty’s during the war – national and local newspapers, along with Aircraft ...
Hanover Air Show 1964
Photographs from the Hanover Air Show held in 1964, featruring the EWR VJ 101 experimental German jet fighter vertical takeoff/landing ...
Belly Geared Aircraft Concept
Dowty Equipment drawing blueprint of a “Belly Geared Aircraft Concept” … never took off!
Weekly Staff - Clocking In/Out Machine
For the majority of Weekly Staff Employees, there was a requirement to clock “IN and OUT” when reporting to work ...
Gloster Engineering (Cheltenham) was located in St Pauls Street North, Cheltenham. In 1967 it was acquired by the Dowty Group, then ...
Dowty Belt Buckles
There is a tradition with Coal Miners, that they design and produce a Belt Buckle which represents the Colliery or ...
Retractable Undercarriages - George Dowty
Extract of a lecture by George H Dowty reported on by the The Aeronautical Journal – May 1936 “When invited to ...
Meco - Golden Jubilee
In 1959 Meco celebrated their Golden Jubilee. Mining Engineering Co (Meco) was a private company founded in Sheffield in 1909 before ...
Sir George Dowty - Portrait
Portrait of Sir George H Dowty, painted by Sir Herbert James Gunn A.R.A. Royal Academician Born: 30 June 1893 in Glasgow, ...
Dowty Apprentices - Projects & Events
Dowty Apprentices occasionally got involved in some kind of “project” or “event”, this would involve a team of apprentices coming ...
Dowty Equipment - Building Works
Photographs showing the building works on the Arle Court Estate in 1962
Sir George Dowty & Family
Photograph of Sir George Dowty and family at the main entrance to Arle Court House, Cheltenham Born at Pershore, 27th April ...
Dowty Mining Equipment - Exhibition Bus
Photograph showing a Dowty Mining Equipment Exhibition Bus c.1941
Dowty Equipment - Exhibition Lorry
Photograph of a set of Lancaster Undercarriage Wheels on a Dowty Equipment Exhibition Lorry in 1945, thanking the people of ...
Garret TFE 1042 Jet Engines
Photographs showing a Taiwanese Jet with Garret TFE 1042 Jet Engines. In 1978, Garrett announced joint research on the TFE1042 afterburner ...
Dowty Equipment - Products
Photographs showing some of the products that were designed and manufactured by Dowty Equipment, some more sucessful than others!
Dowty and Bluebird-Proteus CN7
Our photographic records found in the Dowty Heritage Archives, found two pictures of models, of the Bluebird-Proteus CN7 Land Speed ...
Dowty Fuel Systems - Boiler House
Photograph showing the Dowty Fuel Systems Boilerhouse, this important facility provided the heating and hot water for the site buildings. These ...
Farnborough Air Show 1953
Photograph showing the Dowty Group display stand at the Farnborough Air Show in 1953
School of Hydraulics
Photographs showing wartime Royal Air Force personnel attending a Dowty Equipment “School of Hydraulics” to help the personnel understand the ...
Photographs showing the Dowty Hydraulic Units Taurodyne Transmission display stand at the – Hanover Exhibition
Dowty Group Packing
Photograph showing the Dowty Group Packing site in Cheltenham At this site, they would design and manufacture the packing crates for ...
Photographs of a Dowty Exhibition Display Stand – possibly in Canada or Paris
Dowty Group Services – Royal House
I recall Tom Weaver talking about his new car, I believe an old Hillman with 'drybollick brakes'.
Ultra Hydraulics new Facility
Hello Mark... many thanks for the correction... have now updated post... Regard John
Ultra Hydraulics new Facility
It was originally built for Dowty Actuation before Ultra Hydraulics moved in there
How to contribute to Dowty Heritage
Hello Glenn, Apologies that you are having difficulty with our website. On the "Get Involved" page, you should also see...
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