British Aircraft Corporation
The 'Fortyniners' - January 1966
David Farrar's leaving party in January 1966. He had been a member of the British Aircraft Corporation Guided Weapons Division at Filton that was launched in 1949 by Mr Leslie Herbert Bedford (1900-1989) CBE, BSc, MA, CEng, FCGI, FIERE, FIEE, FRAeS; they were known as the Bristol 'Fortyniners'.
Left to right, front row: Don Green ,Ron Gower, Joe Herdman, Alan Barnes, David Farrar, Ray Munday and John Allen. Back row: Cyril Holmes, Dai Lloyd, Frank Sidders, Cyril Russell, Don Rowley, Grev Beale, and Denis Corick.
Read David Farrar's story here.