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Saunders-Roe Limited

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

 Sub-Fonds

Aerodynamics research, 1953 - 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0014/STJN 2
Scope and Contents

These papers were produced by Richard Stanton-Jones while he was working for Saunders-Roe. During this period he also worked for the Lockheed Corporation in the United States, 1955-6.

Dates: 1953 - 1957
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. A small number of files are closed pending review and these closures are marked in the catalogue.
 Sub-Fonds

Diaries and notebooks, 1953 - 1987

Reference Code: GBR/0014/STJN 1
Scope and Contents

These diaries and notebooks mainly reflect Richard Stanton-Jones's work as a designer for Saunders-Roe, the British Hovercraft Corporation and Westland.

Dates: 1953 - 1987
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. A small number of files are closed pending review and these closures are marked in the catalogue.
 File

Offprints, 1950 - 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0014/STJN 6/2/1
Scope and Contents Containing a list of contents, biographical notes, and a number of technical papers. The technical papers comprise: "An Empirical Method for Rapidly Estimating the Loading Distributions on Swept Back Wings", a copy of Richard Stanton-Jones's thesis, Cranfield Report No. 32 and Air Research Council Paper No. 12, 997, January 1950, with comments and a reply, June-August 1950; "The Development of the Saunders-Roe Hovercraft SR N1", Air Research Council Report No. 21,...
Dates: 1950 - 1961
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. A small number of files are closed pending review and these closures are marked in the catalogue.