Notable Orders

Here you can find information about the major orders taken by the company in each decade. The information in the tables is taken from Fielding and Platt's Order Books held at Gloucestershire Archives.

Page link: Notable Orders: 1880s
Notable Orders: 1880s
A selection of orders received during the company's infancy.
Page link: Notable Orders: 1890s
Notable Orders: 1890s
A selection of orders received towards the turn of the century
Page link: Notable Orders: 1930s
Notable Orders: 1930s
A large selection of major orders received prior to WW2
Page link: Notable Orders: 1940s
Notable Orders: 1940s
A selection of orders received during and post WW2
Page link: Notable Orders: 1950s
Notable Orders: 1950s
Hydraulic presses for metal forming and some 'specials'
Page link: Notable Orders: 1960s
Notable Orders: 1960s
Mainly hydraulic presses for the metal forming industries
Page link: Notable Orders: 1970s
Notable Orders: 1970s
Fielding presses and many Redman Roll Forming machines
Page link: Notable Orders: 1980s.
Notable Orders: 1980s.
Fielding presses, refurbishments & conversions.
Page link: Notable Orders: 1990s.
Notable Orders: 1990s.
Some high-value orders and two interesting design studies.
Category link: £2.25m Russian Order, February 1954
£2.25m Russian Order, February 1954
Memories, photographs, and articles documenting this notable order
Category link: Photographs from an early order book
Photographs from an early order book
Some typical pages from the 1880s order book