Rolls-Royce

group and company

Aged unknown

Commemorated on 2 plaques

Nick Harrison on Flickr
Nick Harrison on Flickr

Henry Royce (1863 - 1933) established his world-renowned tradition of engineering excellence at Cooke Street in the 1880s. The first Rolls-Royce car was built here in 1904.

Royce Road, Hulme, Manchester, United Kingdom where it was

This plaque was Erected to Commemorate the Meeting that took place in this Hotel on 4th May 1904 between Hon Charles Stewart Rolls MA and Frederick Henry Royce, which led to the Formation of Rolls Royce Limited.

Midland Hotel, Peter Street, Manchester, United Kingdom where it was