Like all great Companies of the time D. Napier & Son Ltd took on apprentices.  Napier's engineering apprentice scheme was reputedly second-to-none.  Apprentices going through the various schemes came out with superb skills and qulifications which stood them in good stead for the rest of their working life.

If you were a Naper Apprentice we would like to hear of your experiences - CONTACT US

 

DNS had apprentice schools at all of its major sights - Acton, Luton and Liverpool.

 

If you have any questions or have an item of interest please do CONTACT US.

HOME COMPANY HOME NAPIERANS HOME Key Napierans Workers Playtime

NAPIER APPRENTICES

CONTACT NPHT CONTACT US CONTACT US Tracing Napierans Napier Humour Acton Apprentices 1945

People we know:

 

Back row:  Fourth from the left: Doug Larsson (aged 16); Fourth from the right: Davies ? (Main machine shop Managers son); Second from the right: Warrener ? (left to join the armed forces) .  

 

Middle row Fourth from the right: Walter (Wally) Hollis;  Far right: Calder

 

Front row L-R Far left sitting: Ron Sitton; Centre: Ted Shaylor & Parker apprentice supervisor.

PHOTO : Napier Acton Apprentice Training School, Acton 4

Here are the Napier Acton Apprentices January - June 1945

Do you recognise any of the faces here?