EAW013540 ENGLAND (1948). The Brico Foundry, Holbrooks, 1948

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Title [EAW013540] The Brico Foundry, Holbrooks, 1948
Reference EAW013540
Date 9-March-1948
Link
Place name HOLBROOKS
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 433220, 283103
Longitude / Latitude -1.5111956946182, 52.444507252352
National Grid Reference SP332831

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WW2 British Aero Components Ltd., Brico Works, Holbrook Lane, Coventry, is a subsidiary of The British Piston Ring Co. Ltd., and manufactures hollow aircraft valves. It produces sodium-cooled valves under licence from the Eaton Manufacturing Co., U.S.A., the patentees, and holds, with the exception of licences previously granted to certain aero-motor builders, the remaining authority for the manufacturing rights. The plant includes complete equipment for stelliting and nitriding and for the sodium filling.

Sparky
Sunday 15th of October 2017 06:30:22 PM
my grandfather's fish and chip shop known as Freddie's

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Friday 18th of November 2016 03:33:17 PM
The Lyric cinema

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Andrew Bennett
Monday 4th of November 2013 01:29:49 AM

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User Comment Contributions

Holbrooks, Coventry

Andrew Bennett
Monday 6th of January 2014 03:34:05 PM
Thanks for looking at these and flagging the location Andrew. We'll update the catalogue and post the new data here in due course.



Yours, Katy

Britain from Above Cataloguing Team Leader

Katy Whitaker
Monday 6th of January 2014 03:34:05 PM
Images eaw013536 eaw013537 eaw013538 eaw013539 (eaw013540) eaw013541 are of the same location. Approx 4km north of Coventry city centre.

Andrew Bennett
Monday 4th of November 2013 01:07:58 AM