Leonard Pelham Lee and Miss Morris, on the Lee family and Coventry Climax Engines

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H Pelham Lee, a former Daimler employee, and the start of the company. Came from a family of architects, his father being a painter hired at Putney. School and training, his brother Leslie. The firm - piston engines, forklift trucks. Harry Ferguson and producing tractors in Britain. 27 minutes.