Text of chairman's speech to the Annual General Meeting, 1955-1957; annual reports and accounts for 1954, 1955, 1956; Pressed Steel Fisher (Cowley) Sports & Social Club: Monthly programme booklet, 1978; Fisher & Ludlow (1920) Ltd., Birmingham: original Memorandum and Articles of Association, 1920, with subsequent revisions, 1921-61; Pressed Steel Company (of Gt. Britain) Ltd.: reprint of original Memorandum with subsequent revisions (1926), 1960-7.
Papers of the Pressed Steel Fisher Division
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Fl. 1940-1970, the Pressed Steel Company merged with the British Motor Corporation in 1965.
The shells of the Silver Shadow (a car made by Rolls Royce) were produced by Pressed Steel Fisher of Cowley, who had provided all the standard steel body shells since 1946.
This collection forms part of the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust Archive (MSS.226).
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
This collection was deposited in the Centre by the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust in 1984.
Other Finding Aids
A paper catalogue to file level is available in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources. A catalogue to file level is available in electronic format on the Access to Archives (A2A) website at: http://www.a2a.pro.gov.uk/
Authority records exist for Pressed Steel Fisher (GB 152 AAR2325) Pressed Steel Company Ltd. (GB 152 AAR2324).
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for publication of deposited material or the result of research based on it should be made to the Trust. The Trust reserves all rights to commercial exploitation and commercial publication. Please contact the Centre's staff for further details.
This collection has been weeded for duplicates.
Further deposits are not expected.