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. You may notice adverts on the site. You can help this site by clicking on them which supports the archive. Thank you.
List of Names (Surnames First)
There are 22 names in this directory beginning with the letter V.
Submit a nameTo add a name, click on the ‘Submit a Name’ link above. Vail, Ken
My father Ken Vail Worked at the Standard late 60s early 70sSubmitted by: Kevin Vail
Valley, JosephSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive van Wijgerden, Cornelis
Known as "Cor"
66 men were killed serving in the Great War and their names are inscribed on the memorial stone by the promenade at London Road Cemetery.
Erected in loving memory of our comrades who gave their lives for liberty in the Great War 1914-1918 by the staff and employees of the Triumph and Gloria companies. 'He was a man and nothing that effected the human race was foreign to him.'
Assistant Fire Officer (Canley) c1932Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Technical CorrespondenceSubmitted by: Dave Smith
Venn, L Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Inspection Foreman, 1966
Vernon, JohnSubmitted by: Triumph Works Archive Vickers, Wal
c1953Submitted by: Standard Triumph Archive
Vickerson, P (Miss) Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Short-hand typist in Special Products Division
Married to Alan Woods, layout artist, in Printing and Stationery Dept., Fletch. South
AllesleySubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Vincent, L W Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Chassis, Canley 1931
Engineering Manager, c1959
Hon Sec. Standard Motors Rugby Football Club 1931
More Rugby Club
(Possibly first name Les)
Pre War. Design OfficeSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Vincent, M Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Park Royal Standard Triumph Service Depot, North London.
c1951 - (at least) 23 years service
1939 Accounts Department. Married L W VincentSubmitted by: William Vincent, son of L W Vincent and Rose Vincent
Vincent, William Charles
Engineer. He was the driver for King George V at the Dehli Durbar in 1911. Standard supplied all the vehicles for the royal partySubmitted by: William Vincent, son of LW Vincent
Paint Trim and Assembly Planning Section c1972Submitted by: Malcolm Dunn
Vines, T (Mrs) Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Production buyer based in Fletch North in late 1970's.Submitted by: John Cremins
Visar, Andy Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Electrical Team Ref: 1986 More
Telephone ExchangeSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Vowles, Doreen Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Secretary to Mr. Johns, Factory Manager, Tile Hill, Ref: 1972
Married John Goodwin, Safety Office. Canley
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Tom Wilkes – Prototype Build
Here is a great picture of Tom Wilkes retirement.Read more.
London Service Depot
We can now move inside Standard Triumph’s London Service Depot, with these two fabulous photographs.Read more.
Arthur Oldroyd – Apprentices
Thanks again to Arthur Oldroyd for more marvellous photos of apprentices.Read more.
A fantastic photo of Nora Allingham, Jock Brown’s secretary whilst he was based at Coventry.Read more.
Arthur Oldroyd – Tinsmith
“That’s me!” says Tinsmith Arthur Oldroyd – in the Tug of War Team.Read more.
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