Rare Industrial Adjustable Engineers Chair From The Rolls Royce Factory Crewe & From The Estate Of Beatrice Shilling Designer Of The Merlin Aeronautical Engine Circa 1940


A fabulous all original adjustable industrial engineers chair. Owned/used by Beatrice Shilling who was instrumental in the design & production of the Merlin engine at The Rolls Royce Factory In Crewe. A chair of rare pedigree/history circa 1940. This is a beautiful and very functional chair. Fabulous design with moving back rest,height adjustment and swivel action to ensure any individual has the ultimate comfort. They don’t make them like this anymore. A great addition to any study/office or studio space. Will suit a multitude of settings in both residential and commercial.

Current height 81cm x seat height 55cm x full depth 42cm x seat width 42cm x seat depth 35cm. Can be altered up or down to suit via mechanism.

As a genuine antique/vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items.  All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.