Scope and Content

Consists of advertising publications and photographs for Sisis turf management equipment and related power drive machinery 1940's-1970

Administrative / Biographical History

The firm was established in 1932 with premises located at Hurdsfield, Macclesfield, Cheshire


  • TR SEM/P2/A1-46 Individual Advertising and Servicing Publications
  • TR SEM/P2/A1-44 W Hargreaves and Co. Ltd., Sisis Works, Cheadle, Cheshire, including associated power drive machinery manufacturers
  • TR SEM/P2/A45 W. Hargreaves and Co. Ltd., Hurdsfield Estate, Macclesfield, Cheshire
  • TR SEM/P2A 46 Sisis Equipment (Macclesfield) Ltd., Macclesfield, Cheshire
  • TR SEM/PH3/1-7 Individual Photographic Prints of Products
  • TR SEM/PH3/1 S. Hargreaves and Co. Ltd., Old Road, Cheadle, Cheshire
  • TR SEM/PH3/2-7 W. Hargreaves and Co. Ltd. Sisis Works, Cheadle, Cheshire

Access Information

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Material deposited as a gift, July, 1969 T69/9 and May, 1970 T70/12


Compiled by Zoe Watson, March 2004

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

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