Jump to content

Littlewoods Ltd during WW2


andy1960
 Share

Recommended Posts

Aparrently Littlewoods Ltd of Liverpool ( now the retail and pools people) where quite involved in WW2 activities.

Anyone know and more detailed information especially  relating to Triumph. It appears that during 1943 & 1944 a lot of Triumphs were supplied to Littlewoods Ltd, Liverpool....any ideas who they for and where they went to????

Link to comment
Share on other sites

As I said Andy. I don't think they were "supplied" to Littlewoods etc. Just sent there for storage. A lot of 3HW's went to the middle east.......Maybe on ships from Liverpool? I'll forward this to Rik and Jan etc for their comments.  Ron 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

10 hours ago, Richard Farrant said:

Pearson’s of Liverpool crated a lot of motorcycles for the War Office, photos were in the book about their operations.  Littlewoods  could have been doing likewise. They also made barrage balloons.

Thanks ..found Pearson's pics via  Google..very interesting.

Edited by andy1960
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...