Aims & Objectives

The trust's two main objectives are to educate and preserve.


Advance the education of the public in the history of Armstrong Siddeley,
its associated companies, manufacturing and products.

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Preserve for all time a comprehensive archive that illustrates all aspects of J D Siddeley's achievements in the infant motor & aero industries and in Armstrong Siddeley, its associated companies, their development, ideas, people, documents and artefacts of historical significance.


Also to capture the wider industrial developments that took place during the first half of the 20th century.


Establishment and maintenance of an archive to assist the fulfillment of this aim.

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Partner organisations

We partner with the following organisations:

English Heritage at Kenilworth Castle.
Bamburgh Castle
Armstrong Siddeley Owners Club
Armstrong Siddeley Car Club of Australia

The trust is registered with the Charity Commissioners.


Company number 08486648

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