Photographs from George Richards & Co.

Made:
1945-1965
maker:
H W Kearns & Co Ltd
and
George Richards & Co. Ltd

A group of eight loose photographs of the engineering bays at George Richards & Co, Broadheath, dating from the 1950s and 1960s.

As well as the engineering bays, the photographs show examples of universal milling, drilling and boring machines. The images illustrate both the manufacturing process of casting and assembling parts, the final assembled products, and apprentices learning the skills necessary for the work.

Details

Extent:
8 items
Identifier:
YA2007.64
Access:
Open access.