Did you work at the Standard or Triumph – at Canley, Radford, Banner Lane, Northey Road, Allesley, Tile Hill, Western Avenue (London), Bordesley Green (Birmingham), Speke (Liverpool), Berkeley Square (London) or any of the associated sites/companies associated with Standard Triumph? If so, we’d love to hear from you to build a database of names associated with the Standard and Triumph company. Read More HERE.
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List of Names (Surnames First)
There are 54 names in this directory beginning with the letter A.
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Trim Shop Superintendent c1968Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
No. 2 Machine Shop
19 Years Service
d 4 Nov 1972 aged 79Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Adams, Marilyn Submitted by: Annemarie Mabbs (nee Mckenna)
Costs Department c1969-1970
Member of the Standard Triumph Amateur Boxing Club, 1954Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Addison, George Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
31 Years Service.
George started in Experimental then moved to progressing Beaufighter parts during the war. Afterwards he was tool chasing for the post-war car models.
Security OfficerSubmitted by: Gary Daffron
Apprentice at Tile Hill (Until they moved us to jaguar apprentice facility) Worked in the Paint lab then at Materials Engineering Fletch NorthSubmitted by: Alan Akeister
Akeister, John George
d 15 Nov, 1972 aged 78Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Worked in Canteen accounts, CanleySubmitted by: Vicky Akeister
Plant Director 1979Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Allbutt, H F
Patternshop Superintendent. c1955Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Seen in 'This is Triumph' Video
13:27Submitted by: Peter Russell
Retired Feb/March 1979Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
My late Dad, Gordon Allen was a toolmaker for about 40+ years there.
Submitted by: Lesley Kirby
Gearbox Assembly 1960'sSubmitted by: Neal Snell
Allen, Mr Submitted by: Sheila Murphy (nee Egginton)
Foreman Inspector. Assembly Shop
Company Service: 1956-1971Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Retired 1973 after long serviceSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
1973 to 1980 Secretary to Dave Leopold Homologation Department at Fletch North Submitted by: Denise Hodges
Anderson, Brian Submitted by: Malcolm Whittaker
Engineering Development Department 70's. Left c1978
Worked at the Standard Triumph factory between 1964 - 1969 trim fitting in the Rocket Range and also on Final Finish.
Permission given by my Father to share this information.Submitted by: Jerome Anderton
Service 16 Years
Retired 1960Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Started c1929. Chargehand Engine Assembly in 1961Submitted by: Triumph Works Archive
Jozef Antczak was originally from Posnan, Poland. Josef came to work at the Standard Triumph in Coventry following the Second World War Submitted by: Victoria Geffert (grand-daughter)
Anthony Peters (Tony)
Worked in the engine shop /experimental vehicle proving current cars from 1972-1980Submitted by: Tony Peters
Appleby, William Victor
b: August 10, 1903
Standard Motor Co. 1927; there was engaged on component design for the Standard Nine
1953- Chief Designer of Engines and Gearboxes, British Motor Corporation, LtdSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Archer, AudreySubmitted by: Sarah Stevens Archer, PhilSubmitted by: Beverley Szal Arden, Frank Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Paint ectification, at Allesley
17 years service
Security Officer, Gate office Fletchamstead Highway, 1967Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Armour, William Joseph
Process Panel Cleaner, Tile Hill
d 5 feb 1973 aged 44Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Arms, Reg Submitted by: Chris Frankton (daughter)
Worked at the Canley plant
Worked at the Standard Triumph from the late 50's to the early 90s. His name was Reg Arms. He worked in the Stores.
Armstrong, R Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
c1949 member of Recreation Club Committee
Armstrong, Thelma Jean
My mum in law Thelma Jean ArmstrongSubmitted by: Lin Armstrong
Arnold, Audrey (Sister)
Standard Triumph Surgery
c1969Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Arnold, DaveSubmitted by: Alan Goodwin Arnold, John
Material Handler, Canley. Started 1973Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Senior Engine DesignerSubmitted by: Triumph Works Archive
Ash, PeterSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive Ashby, HaroldSubmitted by: Samantha Bentley Ashby, KenSubmitted by: Samantha Bentley Ashcroft, RonSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive Ashford, John
MkIV Spitfire and MkIII GT6Submitted by: Triumph Works Archive
Ashley, Edgar Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Storekeeper in No 10 Stores, CanIey. 18 years' service.
Retired April 1973
Chargehand on the Cylinder Block/Cylinder Head Sections. 3/7/1946 - 10/4/1980........Clock No. 26503Submitted by: Mark Ashley
Early 50's Fletch, Aero Shop
'59 Herald Trim and Finish - building the first cars by hand - three a day!
Service Dept, Allesley c1967>
Sales Rep for SW (Devon, Cornwall and Channel Isles)Submitted by: Triumph Works Archive
Pipe fitter, Maintenance Fletch SouthSubmitted by: Alwyne Bates
Aspin, BillySubmitted by: Alex Murray Aspland, Kenneth
Company Secretary and Director.
Joined Company in 1940. Director from 1953, left 1961Submitted by: Triumph Works Archive
My grandad was Chief Fire Officer at the Standard Motor CompanySubmitted by: Lorraine Maud
CoachworksSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Experimental ShopSubmitted by: Triumph Works Archive
Fitter, Tester. Experimental Fletch NorthSubmitted by: Martin Cox
1971Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
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June 2018 Update:
After a great effort over the past eight months – with a new article added every single day, the archive has now over 2,280 name entries and with over 392 articles on the site. During May, 2018 we reached 100,000 website hits. Take a look at the Latest News posts to see the articles.
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