CAV/Lucas/Delphi

Subject: Business and Industry

Gallery: Up to 1970

Catalogue ref: pa380

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.