|Puttocks Ltd, Guildford advert from Motor 30 May 1962|
|Puttocks Ltd brown leather key fob with Fiat and Lancia branding|
|Puttocks Ltd brown leather key fob with Triumph branding|
New building 1968
Puttocks Ltd opened a new depot for service, parts, and administration at Guildford recently. The new premises have the latest equipment including a Sun Road-a-Matic Dynanometer, a Crypton engine analyser and "Optiflex" suspension wheel alignment checking apparatus.
Death of H H PuttockMr H H Puttock died on February 15th 1961. He was, until his retirement in 1959, the Sales Director of the faniily business, Puttocks Limited, Guildford, Standard-Triumph Distributors.
His funeral at Brookwood Cemetery, Woking, was attended by Standard-Triumph representatives.
Mr. Puttock was born at Guildford in 1894 and served throughout the first World War with the Royal Fusiliers, the East Surrey Regiment and the Tank Corps.
Show and Service Week promotionStaff from Standard Triumph HQ visited the business and assisted the firm with week long Show and Service promotions. These were held by the firm at their High Street premises: 24 to 31 August 1964 and 12 to 16 July 1965.
Plea for informationIf you have any more information or recollections about Puttocks Ltd of Guildford such as photos of window stickers, dealer badges or sill plates etc please let me know. I can be contacted via the comments to this post or on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/stephen.weblin
Further information and sourcesLink to the other articles in this series.
Link to facebook page: Triumph Car Dealers.
Link to my Triumph Car Dealers Flickr group which includes many photos of Standard Triumph garages etc from my collection and many other contributors .
I have a collection of Standard Triumph car dealer directories: http://vitessesteve.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/triumph-car-dealer-directories.html
Picture credits: Puttocks Ltd brown leather key fob with Fiat and Lancia branding + Puttocks Ltd brown leather key fob with Triumph branding photos originally posted to facebook by Bryan Wakefield;