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Raymond Noel Dorey

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Raymond Noel Dorey (1906-1979) of Rolls-Royce

1927 Joined Rolls-Royce from Bristol University

1935 Manager of Flight Test at Hucknall

1947 Back to Derby; in charge of engine development of Nene, Reheat, Tay and Dart

1951 Joined Avro Canada

Key part of setting up Mulliner Park Ward

1959 Director, Motor Car Division, Rolls-Royce, Crewe; Bentley Motors (1931), and Park Ward.

1968 Retired age 61

1977 Died

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Sources of Information

  • The Magic of a Name by Peter Pugh. Published 2002. ISBN 1 84046 151 9