Lord Bamford's 75th Birthday Present - Digitised JCB Film Archive
JCB has presented its Chairman Lord Bamford with a unique and heartfelt gift for his 75th birthday. More than 75-years' worth of historic company and family footage has been carefully digitised, revealing some amazing and previously unseen moments in the company's history.
The process took over 12-months, turning old film and tape into modern-day quality video. Some of the film dates back to the late 1800s, featuring Lord Bamford's Great Grandparents.The Bamford family plan to celebrate his birthday by watching these films together, but they're in for a late one...because the company digitised more than 50 miles worth of film!