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 currently 24 Ex-employees in this directory beginning with the letter V.
Submit a Ex-employeeTo 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
Ex-employee of Standard Triumph & JaguarSubmitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
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
Voller, Pamela Submitted by: Standard Triumph Works Archive
Telephone Exchange 1959 (Allesley)
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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A superb photo from 1925 showing the Dispatch Department at Canley. Read more
A great photo from Martin Murphy, who says, “while going through some photos of my Aunty's I came across this Read more
The Forward Radiator Company Limited was formed in February 1919 and I started work with them in September, 1922. I Read more
Walter Rubley was Factory Manager of the Car Division at The Standard Motor Company Limited, where he had been employed Read more
Original Standard Triumph period film of the Jabbeke speed test featuring TR2 prototype MVC575. This car has recently been restored. Read more
Hello, my name is Carmel Langdon and my mother Mavis Langdon, my aunts and their friends worked at Standard Triumph. Read more
I started working at Triumph in 1972 in the Printing Department, where I printed all the internal documents for parts Read more
A Second World War veteran and Standard Triumph manager has celebrated his 100th birthday in Coventry. William “Bill” Bullivant turned Read more
Of the 53 years that the Forward Radiator Company of Bordesley Green Road, Birmingham, was in existence, the last decade Read more
Outside the New Assembly Hall, Canley, are the personnel of Schedule Control — happily looking forward to working on big Read more
A Visit to the Triumph Works We headed for Coventry and drove along the Ring Road to the factory of Read more
Born in Liverpool, where he attended the Liverpool College of Art, in 1927 Walter Belgrove moved to Coventry where he was hired Read more
Whilst researching Arthur Hutt, I came across your article on the Standard Triumph website and thought you might like to Read more
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