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Further delving into Dowty - Ally's blog
I regularly write blogs for the Gloucestershire Heritage Hub updating on the project. Here’s my latest one. Further delving into Dowty
Dowty Equipment Ltd - AGM December 1952
At the fifteenth annual general meeting of Dowty Equipment, Ltd., held at Cheltenham on December 18th, shareholders learned from the ...
Dowty Boulton Paul - Works History
Boulton Paul Aircraft Ltd was a British aircraft manufacturer that was incorporated in 1934, although its origins in aircraft manufacturing ...
Dowty Apprentices - Meteor E28/39 Model
The Gloster Meteor was the first British jet fighter and the Allies’ only jet aircraft to achieve combat operations during ...
Dowty Mining Equipment - Australia
Copies of the sales and information publications published and issued by Dowty Mining Equipment Australia
Hydraulic Actuating Equipment for Aircraft
“Hydraulic Actuating Equipment for Aircraft”, written by the Technical Director, R. H. Bounds at the request Air Force personnel and ...
Dowty Seals - People
Photographs of the people who used to work at Dowty Seals Our thanks to all those who shared their photos
Dowty Involvement with Iconic Aircraft
During World War II, nearly all British aircraft that were built, embodied Dowty products which included hydraulic systems, undercarriage units, ...
Employee Service Gifts & Awards
Photographs of the Long Service Award and Service gifts presented to employees of the Dowty Group. Our thanks to all those ...
Design Engineer - Bit of a Drag!
Tom Vivian was a Dowty Mining Equipment Design Engineer. Tom has retired but helps to build race engines in Cheltenham.
Dowty Equipment of Canada - Products
Photographs of products that were designed and manufactured by Dowty Equipment of Canada
Dowty Railways Sidings at Ashchurch
In October 1962, when there was still plenty of steam activity at Ashchurch on both the main line and branches, ...
Lady Marguerite Dowty
Marguerite Ann Gowans was born on the kitchen table in the hamlet of Zephyr, Ontario, Canada in 1925! She was the ...
Arle Court - Site Photos
Aerial photographs of Arle Court House and gardens, also Dowty Hydraulic Units and Dowty Fuel Systems
Dowty Group Services - People
Photographs of the people who used to work at Dowty Group Services Our thanks to all those who shared their photos
Dowty Mining Equipment - People
Photographs of the people who used to work at Dowty Mining Equipment Our thanks to all those who shared their photos
Dowty Hydraulic Units - People
Photographs of the people who used to work at Dowty Hydraulic Units Our thanks to all those who shared their photos
Dowty Fuel Systems - People
Photographs of the people who used to work at Dowty Fuel Systems Our thanks to all those who shared their photos
Arle Court - Private Army
The Home Guard (initially Local Defence Volunteers or LDV) was a defence organisation of the British Army during the Second ...
Typical Machine & Hand Tools used by Dowty Engineers
Skilled Engineers were required to operate the machines and use hand tools that produced the Dowty Products, here is a ...
Sir George Dowty - Chronology
George Herbert Dowty (1901-1975) was an aeronautical engineer, industrialist and founder of the Dowty Group of Companies. Portratit of Sir ...
Secretarial Training School
In the 1950’s it wasn’t just Engineering Apprentices that the Dowty Group trained, they also had a Secretarial Training School. The ...
Dowty Sports & Social Club Officials
Dowty Sports & Social Club Officials Apart from full-time employees i.e. Club Manager, Steward and Bar & Catering Staff, most Dowty ...
Dowty Railway Retarder
What is a Dowty Retarder? A Hydraulic device that regulates the speed of rail cars as they roll down an inclined ...
Boulton Paul – People
The photo of the girls bought back fond memories. The girls third and fourth from the right are Lorraine and...
Sir George Dowty – Honorary Freeman
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Sir George Dowty – Honorary Freeman
Town Clerk for Tewkesbury, Name Incorrect , it is Mr KE Smale , not Snale. I new Mr Smale, he...
Dowty Electronics – Gresham Lion Technology
I started with Greshams on the Hanworth Trading Estate in the Recording Heads Section in 1962; got my 10 year...
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