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Manufacturing Plants

There were many manufacturing, research, and development sites over the years.  Today, the oldest facility in continual use is the Plymouth, Michigan plant.  This list is being compiled, so please return later for updates.

Plant Name Location Date Comment
American Arithmometer Company   St. Louis, MO 1904 Class 1 Burroughs production
Atlanta Atlanta, GA 1979 - ? Software
Austin Austin, TX 1978 -  1984 - ? Research, Engineering
Bardstown Bardstown, KY 1980 - ? Business Forms
Boulder Boulder, CO ? - 1984 - ?
Bristol Bristol, TN ? - 1984 - ? Sperry Plant
Brossard Brossard, Canada 1980 - ? Checks, Business forms
Burroughs Adding and Registering Machine Company Nottingham, England 1895 
Camarillo Camarillo, CA 1983 - ?
Carlsbad Carlsbad, CA 1979 - ?
Cergy Pontoise Cergy Pontoise, France 1979 - ? Software
Charlotte Charlotte, NC 1979 - ? Software
City of Industry City of Industry, CA ? - 1973 - ? Supplies
Coral Springs Coral Springs, FL 1980 - ?
Cramlington Cramlington, England ? - 1973 - ?
Croydon Croydon, England 1979 - ?
Cumbernauld Scotland ? - 1973 - ?
Danbury Danbury, CT ? Graphic Sciences Plant
Deeside Deeside, Wales 1980 - ? Office Supplies
Detroit Main Plant  Detroit, MI  1905 - 1946+ All Products
Downingtown Downington, PA ? - 1973 - ?
Feltham Feltham, England 1979 - ? Software
Flemington Flemington, NJ 1980 - ? Terminal Products, B20 Products
Glenrothes Glenrothes, Scotland ? - 1979 - ?
Golita Golita, CA ? - 1973 - ?
Gotemba Gotemba, Japan 1979 - ? Software
Great Neck Great Neck, NY ? - 1986 - ? Engineering
Great Valley Laboratories  Great Valley, PA 1956 - 1973?
Guadalajara Guadalajara, Mexico ? - 1979 - ?
Hauppauge Hauppauge, NY ? Redactron Plant
Hollywood Hollywood, FL 1979 - ?
Irvine Irvine, CA 1979 - ? Software
Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL 1980 - ?
Joseph Boyer's Machine Shop St. Lewis, MO 1889 First Machines
Kirksville Kirksville, MI 1980 - ? Business Forms
Lake Forest Lake Forest, CA ? - 1985 - ?
Liege Liege, Belgium ? - 1973 - ?
Livingston Livingston, Scotland ? - 1983 - ? Terminals, ATM, Parts Repair.
Memorex Santa Clara, CA ? - 1984 - ? Terminals, supplies, media.
Miami Miami, FL 1979 - ? Software
Mission Viejo California ? - 1984 -  present
Orlando Orlando, FL 1978 - ? Engineering
Paoli Research Center Paoli, PA 1949 - 1984 - ?
Park Ridge Park Ridge, NJ 1979 - ? Supplies
Pasadena Pasadena, CA ? - 1981 - ? Engineering
Philadelphia R&D Facility Philadelphia, PA 1949
Piscataway Piscataway, NJ ? Displays
Plainfield Plainfield, NJ 1980 - ? Displays
Plymouth Plant Plymouth, Michigan 1938 - Still in use (see below)
Radnor Radnor, PA 1978 - ? Engineering, Software
Rancho Bernardo Design Center  Rancho Bernardo, CA 1961 - 1984 - ? Components, IC chips, processors.
Rancho Rancho Santa Marguerite, CA ? - 1995 - ?
Rio Rio de Janerio, Brazil 1979 - ?  Software
Rochester Rochester, NY ? - 1980 - ? Supplies
Roseville Roseville, MN ? - present Sperry Plant
Salt Lake Plant Salt Lake City, Utah ? - present Sperry Plant
San Diego San Diego, CA 1979 - ?
San Jose San Jose, CA ? - 1995 - ? Terminals, Printers, Disks
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA ? - 1973 - ?
Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA 1980 - ? SDC Plant
Santo Amaro Santa Amaro, Brazil 1979 - ?
Sao Paulo Brazil ? - 1973 - ?
     
Tireman Plant Tireman, MI  1960 - 1973?
Tredyffrin Tredyffrin, PA ? - 1984 - ?
Veleiros Veleiros, Brazil ? - 1973 - ?
Villers - Ecalles France 1978 - ?
Wayne Wayne, MI ?
Westlake Westlake Village, CA ? - 1981 - ?
Winnipeg Winnipeg, Canada ? - ?
 

The Burroughs Plymouth Michigan plant, built in 1938, shown below is still in use today. The landmark "Burroughs" Smoke Stack on the right of the picture was ordered demolished some number of years ago, because it had Burroughs written on it. A sad loss for many, but bricks were saved by many to help ease the loss.