In early November 1954 Prince Philip made an inaugural visit to FRI at Stoke Poges to open the new laboratories.  The original plan to fly by helicopter from the grounds of Buckingham Palace had to be abandoned  because of bad weather and he went by car.


The 50 ton Denison Testing Machine being demonstrated to Prince Philip.  Pete Stevens is standing in the background.


Ted Liddiard and Dr Sully with Prince Philip.  Can you help with what is being demonstrated, and who by?

Feb 2018

FRHG ref: V117