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Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co Ltd, manufacturers of electrical goods and equipment

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Alternative name(s):
  • British Westinghouse Electrical Manufacturing Co. Ltd (Formerly known as)
Date: 1899-1995
Places:
  • London
  • Manchester, Lancashire
Functions, occupations and activities: Engineering: Electrical > Electric lights and fittings | Engineering: Electrical > Electricity generation and machinery | Engineering: Electrical > Valves and electronic components | Engineering: Electrical > Wires and cables
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C99974 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/B17605 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1899-1970: minutes, seal registers, annual reports, printed matter
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 35463

See HMC Records of British business and industry 1760-1914 metal processing and engineering, 1994
2
1900-80: research notes and property plans
Ironbridge Gorge Museum Library and Archives
NRA 40420 Ironbridge
3
1912-1967: inhouse journals, newsletters and Research Department reports
Science and Industry Museum
4
1916-49: reports and research notes
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Archives
NRA 38439 Arthur Fleming
5
records
Search Engine (National Railway Museum)
See Annual Return 1996
6
1918-1949: papers, corresp and certificates rel to employment of William Howard, apprentice turner
Science and Industry Museum
7
1920s-1950s: costings of railway electrification schemes
Search Engine (National Railway Museum)
See HMC National Railway Mus file, July 1993
8
1924-1975: visitors' book for Research Department recording visits to Trafford Park laboratories, Manchester
Science and Industry Museum
9
1937-1940: corresp rel to employment of John (Jack) Squires as probationer prior to becoming an Apprentice Instrument Maker at Trafford Park
Science and Industry Museum
10
1937-1940: corresp rel to employment of John (Jack) Squires as probationer prior to becoming an Apprentice Instrument Maker at Trafford Park
Science and Industry Museum
11
c1940-1950: papers and photographs relating to the Gas Turbine Department
Science and Industry Museum
See Annual Return 2008
12
1942-1943: drawings for 5,000KW mobile power units ordered by Soviet Government
Science and Industry Museum
See Annual Return 2014
13
1949-1995: additional papers and photographs
Science and Industry Museum
See Annual Return 2009
14
1950-1979: file of training notes of Mr J.C. Turnbull rel to Metropolitan-Vickers Co. Ltd, Sheffield.
Science and Industry Museum

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