Monographs / Articles

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Sir Henry Royce "An Abridged Life"

This is an edited version of an article published in the
Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club of Australia - Victoria Branch “Newsletter” No. 50 (May 1963) to mark the centenary of the birth of Sir Henry Royce.


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Rolls-Royce R & The Schneider Trophy

Author: Condensed from Wikipedia

The Schneider Trophy was a trophy awarded annually (and later, biennially) to the winner of a race for seaplanes and flying boats. The Rolls-Royce R engine featured prominently.

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Motor Launch “Gelyce”

Author: Ken Ricketts, NZR-R&BC

A wonderful article and pics on this motor launch with its
4.9 litre Rolls-Royce engine, converted for marine use
from its original Silver Cloud form.

Click HERE to download.

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Eleanor - in Body or Spirit?

Author: Paul Tritton

The story of artists Charles and Jo Sykes and 
their contribution to Rolls-Royce heritage.
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The Spirit of Ecstacy
The story of the Rolls-Royce Radiator Cap.


Author: David Harding

With the authors approval.
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The Story of the Spirit of Ecstacy (or the Flying Lady)
Introduced February 6th, 1911 as an optional extra. 


Author: Barrie Gillings

 

With the approval of the Gillings Family.
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The History of the NSW Club Logo
The story behind the design.


Author: Barrie Gillings


With the approval of the Gillings Family.

Click HERE to link to the NSW Club website.

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An Innocent Bystander's Guide to
Rolls-Royce & Bentley Model Identification

"Never say never and never say always".


Author: Margaret & Barrie Gillings


With the approval of the Gillings Family.
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Phantom II - Head Corrosion

Author: Barrie Gillings


With the approval of the Gillings Family.
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Rolls-Royce & Bentley Jargon, Design & Trivia

Author: Margaret Gillings

 

With the approval of the Gillings Family.
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Supplement
Rolls-Royce & Bentley in The Sunburnt Country

Authors: Tom C. Clarke & David R. Neely

 

With the approval of the authors.
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