The 1904 Equivalent of a Private Jet

The 1904 Rolls-Royce 10 hp Two-Seater was a powerful symbol of its owner's status and forward thinking

The Midland Hotel, Manchester, was the site of a significant meeting in automotive history on May 4, 1904, when the Hon. Charles Rolls arrived by train with his business associate Henry Edmunds, to meet Frederick Henry Royce.

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