Sir Frederick Handley Page, Grosvenor Square, London, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Sieni
N 51° 30.722 W 000° 09.139
30U E 697594 N 5710612
Quick Description: Sir Frederick Handley Page was an aircraft designer and industrialist.
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/28/2011 12:47:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMCYYQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug
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Long Description:

Sir Frederick Handley Page was an aircraft designer and industrialist. In 1919 he founded the manufacturing company Handley Page Limited which, until its demise in 1970, produced military and civilian aircraft - notably heavy bombers and airliners - ranging from early biplanes to the Victor jet bomber[2].

The plaque reads:

Sir Frederick Handley Page 1885-1962 Aircraft designer and manufacturer lived here in Flat 3

References

  1. Wikipedia Sir Frederick Handley Page
  2. Wikipedia Handley Page Limited
Blue Plaque managing agency: English Heritage

Individual Recognized: Sir Frederick Handley Page

Physical Address:
18 Grosvenor Square
London,
W1K 6LE


Web Address: [Web Link]

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