Dowdeswell Engineering - In Administration

5th August 2015


Richard Paul Rendle of local Insolvency Practitioners, Rendle & Co, was appointed as Administrator of Dowdeswell Engineering Company Limited of Blue Lias Works, Stockton Road, Stockton, Southam, CV47 8LD on 10th June 2015.

Following the appointment of the Administrator the production of ploughs at Dowdeswell Engineering Company Limited has been successfully completed.  The company now has a stock of ploughs at attractive prices which it wishes to sell and which can be configured to meet individual requirements as necessary.  Aditional discounts are available for orders of multiple ploughs.

All ploughs are being offered for sale with the usual two year warranty.

Production is now being concentrated on the manufacture of spare parts whilst a buyer for the business is being sought.

The Administrator, Mr Rendle of Rendle & Co said "We have had an encouraging number of enquiries from interested parties and we anticipate selling the business in the near future.  Until the business has actually been sold we are always open to enquiries from anyone interested in aquiring one of the oldest established names in the agricultural machinery business".

All enquiries regarding sales should be addressed to:

Richard Hicks at Dowdeswell on 01926 812335 or 07831 400015 or by email:

All enquiries regarding the Administration should be addressed to:

R P Rendle & Co Limited, No 9 Hockley Court, Hockley Heath, Solihull, B94 6NW.  Telephone: 01564 783777, email: