The History of Alcad in    Redditch 1918 - 1993
Alcad  History is part of my Explore Redditch group of websites                Designed, maintained and administered by Anthony Green

History of Alcad - Part 1  (Link)

This is part one of a video which was shown continuously during the Alcad History Exhibition at Forge Mill Needle Museum, Redditch, in February 2010 and covers from the beginning to the purchase of the company by Marathon batteries of Waco, Texas. History of Alcad - Part 2  (Link) This is second part of the video which was shown continuously during the Alcad History Exhibition and covers from the sale of Alcad by Marathon to the closure of the Redditch factory. The History of Batteries  (Link) An introduction into the history of batteries since the earliest times. The Viking Song  (Link) This is the song from the Alcad ‘Wake’ held in November 1992.
Videos - these are links directly to YouTube
Alcad Exhibition at Forge Mill Needle Museum - 2010
Alcad Exhibition at Forge Mill Needle Museum - 2010
Alcad Reunion at the Foxlydiate Hotel - March 23rd 2013
The History of Alcad    in Redditch    1918 - 1993

History of Alcad - Part 1 

(Link)

This is part one of a video which was shown continuously during the Alcad History Exhibition at Forge Mill Needle Museum, Redditch, in February 2010 and covers from the beginning to the purchase of the company by Marathon batteries of Waco, Texas. History of Alcad - Part 2  (Link) This is second part of the video which was shown continuously during the Alcad History Exhibition and covers from the sale of Alcad by Marathon to the closure of the Redditch factory. The History of Batteries  (Link) An introduction into the history of batteries since the earliest times. The Viking Song  (Link) This is the song from the Alcad ‘Wake’ held in November 1992.
Videos - these are links directly to YouTube