The Real Wolseley – Adderley Park Works 1901 – 1926 – revised second edition is a book written by historian and author, Norman Painting. Now in hardback with even more photos and illustrations.
The 242 page book contains 370 black and white photographs and 180 other illustrations of high quality. Tracing the development of the Adderley Park Works and the diverse range of products made there, which included cars, commercial vehicles, aero engines, aircraft, marine engines, submarine engines, petrol locomotives, motor cycle engines, record breaking cars, and motorised sleighs for Scott’s Antarctic Expedition.
This A4 hard-backed book is a tribute to Birmingham engineering.