Mfrs of Brass,gun metal & iron valves, steam andwater fittings
Number employed at present time (June/ Sept 1942
Estimated Numbers employed prewar
Estimated postwar numbers (a)men (b) women
Does the housing situation effect your supply of labour at the present time? If so, in what way?
Yes, there is a very serious shorttage of houses for local working people
Do you expect to remain after the war?
What proportion of your employees travel to work by train (other means of conveyance) from other districts?
Large proportion by bus and cycle
What is the nature of your principal raw materials?
Does it come by rail, canal or road?
sand, metals, fuel, machined or semi-machined parts
What form of power do you use?
Do you produce your own power? If so, is it generated by steam or gas?
No, but assist local power co, with our own generating plant (gas engines) during peak (Christmas period)
Would you be interested in an increased public supply of electric power, if available
National Archives BT 64/3114