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Alexandra Road

Catalogue ref: pa380

Category: Business and Industry

Period: 1946-c1975

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Aerial view of CAV's new factory under construction in Alexandra Road c1963/4. Previously the firm had occupied premises in New Street and Cornard Road. Subsequently it became Lucas/CAV and now Delphi Diesel Systems. Gainsborough Silk had already been established in this part of Chilton since the 1920s - note their factory in the left foreground.


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