There were a number of canteens on all the sites, from Banner Lane to Canley, to cater to all the workers at the factory. Here is a remarkable photo of one of them.
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Memories of Work at Triumph Motors
I worked at Triumph Motors from 1969 to 1987 when it closed.
Continue reading “Gary Daffron, Security Officer”
I started my working life in the apprentice training school at Capmartin Road September 1960 as an apprentice maintenance electrician.
Continue reading “Terry Donnelly”
Original Standard Triumph period film of the Jabbeke speed test featuring TR2 prototype MVC575. This car has recently been restored. The film shows Sir John Black and Ken Richardson. Can you help with other names? Continue reading “Jabbeke Speed Test – Original Standard Triumph period film”
A great period photo showing the build-up team of apprentices for the launch of the Triumph Herald at the Royal Albert Hall in 1959.
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As a past employee of B.L. Triumph U.K. Ltd., I read the “Tale of a TR6” by the Assistant Editor (of Motorsport Magazine) with great interest.
Continue reading “Running in – 1974”