Pye Records

From 1959 to 1980 vinyl records were pressed and distributed from Pye Records in

James Estate
132 Western Road
Mitcham
Surrey CR4 3UT

formerly the Holborn Union workhouse, on corner of Bond Road and Western Road.

1977 fire photo on Merton Memories.

For a list of records produced by Pye Records see this discography website.


Articles in Mitcham News & Mercury

Date Page Headline
23/10/1959 3 It is a record making business
12/11/1965 11 Singer Anita Harris visits factory
13/03/1970 Barry Hopkins, Mitcham pop singer visits record factory
24/04/1970 1 Sacha Distel’s visit
26/11/1973 1 Elton John visits factory
24/06/1977 1 £2 million factory blaze
08/07/1977 60 Factory fire – still a mystery
09/03/1979 57 Row over factory noise
20/06/1980 1 Plan to take over Pye

1972

1972

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