Administrative records 1855-1966, financial records 1856-1928, production records 1854-1966.
The material provides a useful resource for studying the locomotives produced by Beyer, Peacock with records relating to the whole range of products, their construction and distribution by this Manchester company and the factory and its staff. It includes engineering drawings, photographic material, minute books, order books, wages books and accounts.
70.5 linear metres and 4000 engineering drawings
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