Simplex of Cambridge Ltd

Scope and Content

The records comprise of advertising publications for milking machines, grain drying and storage equipment, farm buildings and horticultural equipment, issued by The Simplex Dairy Equipment Co. Ltd., founded 1936, and Simplex of Cambridge Ltd 1960s

Administrative / Biographical History

The Simplex Dairy Equipment Co Ltd was founded 1936, with premises located at Sawston, Cambridge.


Material deposited as a gift July 1969 T69/12 and December 1970 T70/13

Access Information

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

  • TR SCL/P2/A Individual Advertising Publications
  • TR SCL/P2/A1-5 The Simplex Dairy Equipment Co. Ltd., Sawston, Cambridge
  • TR SCL/P2/A6-22 Simplex of Cambridge Ltd., Sawston, Cambridge
  • TR SCL/P2/A23-31 Simplex of Cambridge Ltd., Grain Drying and Storage Division, Sawston, Cambridge
  • TR SCL/P2/A32-33 Simplex of Cambridge Ltd., Horticultural Division, Sawston, Cambridge


Compiled by Zoe Watson, March 2004

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