Noise Survey map

A noise survey map showing the factories at their fullest. Although the map is marked with decibel levels from 1984 we are confident that the original map dates from either the late 1960s or early 1970s and that copies were made for subsequent sound level tests.

We have used this map as our indicator for where the various shops were positioned on our geo-map on the IWorkedAtRaleigh app. As the factory went through various incarnations, with the layout changing, buildings coming and going and developments that required departments to both open and close, this sheet has proved to be invaluable as a snapshot of where different shops within the factory were positioned at a particular moment in time. We just don't know which moment...