Plaque for Rolls-Royce founder

The founder of Rolls-Royce, Sir Henry Royce, has had a plaque unveiled at his former house.

He lived in Quarndon House in Derby after moving his factory from Manchester in 1907.

Sir Henry Royce modified his car engine to be used in aeroplanes during the first world war.

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Rolls-Royce Founder Honoured

A plaque has been unveiled at the former home of the Rolls-Royce founder, Sir Henry Royce.