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The Papers of Sir Arthur Marshall

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MSHL

Scope and Contents

Includes papers and correspondence relating to Sir Arthur's career, public life and interests.


  • Creation: 1914 - 2007


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is currently closed pending cataloguing.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish excerpts from the volume must obtain prior permission from the copyright holder and should seek advice from Archives Centre staff.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Arthur Marshall was a pioneering aviator and businessman. He was born in Cambridge and studied engineering at Jesus College. He learned to fly in 1928 and was responsible, with his father, for creating both Cambridge airport and the company Marshall Aerospace. He served as Chairman of Marshall Aerospace from 1942 until 1989.


c. 100 archive box(es) : paper

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Other Finding Aids

The Archives Centre has box lists of the material compiled by staff at Marshall of Cambridge.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by Mr Terry Holloway, Group Historian, Marshall of Cambridge (Holdings) Limited, in August 2019.


This collection level description was prepared by Allen Packwood of Churchill Archives Centre in August 2019.


Marshall, Sir Arthur Gregory George, 1903-2007, Knight, aviator, engineer and businessman

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Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
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