1934 Rolls-Royce 20/25 Sedanca de Ville GUB54
Sale price: £45,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 01.07.2015
Car location: Bethesda, United KingdomSale type: Fixed price listing
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|Model:||20/25 Sedanca de Ville GUB54|
|Drive side:||Right-hand drive|
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1934 Rolls-Royce 20/25 Sedanca de Ville GUB54 for sale
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Chassis No. GUB54. Reg No. 732 UYF £45. 00.
Snippets – The French Connection:
Delivered to Leslie Howard Marten OBE an underwriter of Lloyds. during WWI he was mentioned in despatches & awarded the French Croix de Guerre. Upon his death in September 1945 the car was inherited by his daughter Ella Leslie Hart. her husband was a scion of the construction family Robert Hart & Sons; in 1948 Robert Hart & Sons were the main contractors for the Olympic Stadium in Wembley. During the 1980s GUB54 was resident in France with Msr Bessiere - & in 1987 the car was an “extra” in the film “La Rumba” which starred Roger Hanin – brother-in-law of the French President Francois Mitterand (their wives were sisters). Both Harin & Mitterand. even though they were in the public eye managed to have “Secret families”- Francois a daughter & Roger a son! After France GUB54 was shipped to the USA with the inventor & entrepreneur Leslie Tassle. who had started his metal company “Lescoa” shortly after WWII & by his retirement in 1999 Lescoa had grown with over 1. 00 employees and a market value in excess of $220 million.
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