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Cambridge University Library - Vickers PLC Archive - Australia and New Zealand papers, 1915-1964

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M 2587-2590

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9AL4VrkY

Cambridge University Library - Vickers PLC Archive - Australia and New Zealand papers, 1915-1964

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Cambridge University Library - Vickers PLC Archive - Australia and New Zealand papers, 1915-1964

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Cambridge University Library - Vickers PLC Archive - Australia and New Zealand papers, 1915-1964

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Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--]

Call Numbers

M 2587-2590

Record Identifier

9AL4VrkY
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microfilm reels 35 mm

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : M 2587-2590. See contents list (11pp.) at Micro. Ref. Bks. 2.3/277, vol. 14.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Includes: (1) Records re Vickers agency companies in Australia and New Zealand; (2) Quarterly reports, 1947-1962, of Cockatoo Docks and Engineering Co., Vickers Ruwolt, Vickers Hoskins Engineering and Foundry and Vickers Australia; (3) Documents on aviation, 1922-1949; (4) Documents used by J.D. Scott, 1921-64 relating to activities of Australia...

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Cambridge University Library - Vickers PLC Archive - Australia and New Zealand papers, 1915-1964

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Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales
National Library of Australia holds microfilm master
Available for reference
Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M2587-2590
Microfilm copy of originals held Cambridge University Library,...

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Administrative / Biographical history

The Sheffield steelmaking firm of Vickers Sons & Co. was incorporated in 1867. Under the chairmanship of Thomas E. Vickers (1833-1915) it became famous for engineering, armaments & aircraft manufacture and shipbuilding. In 1933, Cockatoo Island in Sydney was leased to to the Cockatoo Docks & Engineering Co. Pty. Ltd., a subsidiary of Vickers.

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M 2587-2590

Record Identifier

9AL4VrkY

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432883

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