William Henry Lindsey (b. 1911) on Rolls Royce

Scope and Content

Director Engineering Division and Marine Gas Turbine Division, Rolls Royce, Ansty Gas turbine and jet propulsion. Frank Whittle. Farnborough. Centrifugal and aerial flow. Armstrong Siddeley Python and Mamba turboprop engines. 1945 The Dart, Viper and Sapphire engines. The late 1950s and the formation of Bristol Siddeley Engines Ltd. Ansty – air service training, shadow factories. Rockety engines. Rolls Royce. Sir John Black. 21 minutes.