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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 ...
Dowty Rotol - People
Photographs of the people who used to work at Dowty Rotol Our thanks to all those who shared their photos
Dowty Meco - Synopsis
Mining Engineering Co (Meco) was a private company founded in Sheffield in 1909 and installed its first Belt Conveyors in ...
Employees at Work
Dowty Mining Equipment – Photographs showing the production lines and employees inside the factory
Dowty Sports Trophy - 1984
Dowty Group Services Engineering Team at Arle Court won the Dowty Sports Trophy in 1984 In the middle is Phil Hartley, ...
Dowty Apprenticeships were considered to be one of the best in the country and all apprentices were employed by Dowty ...
Highly Skilled Craftsmen & Engineers
All Dowty Group companies, employed the best engineers in the country to produce and maintain their products. Dowty Fuel Systems were ...
Dowty Nucleonics Test Equipment
Dowty Vibrometer and Revolution Indicator
Dowty Motorcycle Oleo Shock Absorbers
Dowty was happy to supply the experimental motorcycle-sized Oleo shock absorbers in 1936 for Veloce and the following year went ...
Sir Robert Hunt
Celebrating a hairdresser’s son from Cheltenham who help change the world Sir Robert Frederick Hunt (b. 1918 – d 2004) was ...
Dowty Live Line Pump
Designed and built during the WW2, the DOWTY LIVE-LINE PUMP is pre-eminent for hydraulic systems operating at pressures up to ...
Dowty Boulton Paul - Publications
Copies of the sales and information publications published and issued by Dowty Boulton Paul
Dowty had their own Service Engineers who visited clients all over the world
Dowty War Service Badge
These small, metal pin badges were worn by civilians during the World War 2 in order to indicate that the ...
Dowty - Undercarriage Patent Drawings 1942
Copies of design drawings that were submitted for Patent approval in 1942
Photographs of books that were published and issued by the Dowty Group and commercial vendors
Dowprint Seals, Gaskets and Sealing Circuitry
I worked briefly in the shop making gaskets for steam irons. A peaceful little place near to where railway nuts...
Boulton Paul – People
Hi, i was an apprentice between 1975 - 80, best times of my life. Do you have any photos of...
Dowty Days Remembered
Brilliant, truly brilliant.
Dowty Electronics – Gresham Lion Technology
To Chris Speedy: I would like to send a personal message to. Dr Stanley Baker. And wondered if you can...
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