PS - if you can get your hands on one of those DECCA compressors floating around Bath
I hope to make a Decca selection of releases. As you may know I work alongside the chap who re engineered these things. Only a few of the eq's are avalible as they are built to order. There are some variations on the comps, I think most of them are germanium but the one that was made for John Paul Jones was silicon.
There is a pic of one of those comps in this sos article
Part of elc24 eq shelving section had the part of the Decca magic but the actual later Raw State Decca eq's (Neil Perry) made are huge and used by a few big names. There are probably 10-20 in the world, i'll have to ask. This would make sense as to why they are relatively unknown.
One of the smaller versions is also featured on this page. This version is Obviously one of Rawstate's re engineered version of the decca Eq's. Using the original face and knobs of the eq.