Collection of Research Reports and Studies Produced by Elliott Brothers (London)

Made:
1950-1970
maker:
Elliott Brothers (London) Ltd

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A collection of research reports, progress reports, studies and technical manuals produced by Elliott Brothers (London) and Elliott Automation between 1950 and 1970. These related to the work undertaken at the firm’s Borehamwood Laboratory in the fields of RADAR, aeronautic systems, such as the flight automation systems for the English Electric Lightning and the Vickers VC10; and early computers, both analogue and digital, including the TRIDAC missile simulator for the Royal Aircraft Establishment and the commercially produced 402 and 405 models. In addition to this there are also reports relating to research undertaken on contracts for various government departments and a series of studies undertaken on the possible uses of Elliott computers at a number of potential customers.

Details

Extent:
138 archive boxes
Identifier:
ELLREP
Access:
Open Access
System of Arrangement: