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PostPosted: Tue Jan 05, 2016 12:47 pm    Post subject: Main site updates: 2016-2019 incl Reply with quote

Added in just now, a post-war b/w photo of a family posed with their trusty late-1930s Austin 10 Cambridge.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/austin10cambridge.htm

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 11:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Two original photos of Jeeps serving in the Suez Canal Zone area, 1952/1953, added today.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/jeep-photos.htm

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 07, 2016 7:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

While it's been mentioned here and there before, I've added in page that specifically describes the racing car trailer that Poore used either side of WW2. Also included are a number of period b/w and more recent photos.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/racingcartrailer.htm

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 08, 2016 11:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Three snapshots of a classy c1961 Humber Hawk, parked in a driveway, added in.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/humberhawk.htm

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 14, 2016 1:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Five photographs of a Bristol garage, dating from the 1930s through the 1950s to the 1960s, added to OCC today.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/bristol-garage.htm

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 14, 2016 2:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi Rick
June 2015.
https://goo.gl/maps/E9nJCQaMLuR2
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 14, 2016 4:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Penman wrote:
Hi Rick
June 2015.
https://goo.gl/maps/E9nJCQaMLuR2


Yes I had a look at that - depressing isn't it!?

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 11:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

A b/w snap of a Phase 1 Vanguard estate, and memories of it sent by a visitor to the site, added in just now.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/vanguard-estate.htm

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 5:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A new addition to the gadgets/accessories section of the site - the Smith's air filter with an audible warning device (ie whistle) built in, from the 1930s.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/whistlingfilter.htm

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 26, 2016 4:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A selection of ten photos from the 1920s through to the early 1960s, open the new "People and Old Cars (Page 4)". They originate from Britain, Canada, and the USA.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/carsandpeople.htm

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 29, 2016 3:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looking at different eras of Practical Motorist magazine, from the 1930s through to the 1970s.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/practicalmotorist.htm

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 01, 2016 5:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Added to a photo page for 1920s Humber cars, a contemporary advertisement lauding the merits of their 10hp range.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/humber.htm

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 3:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A fifth page of children's book cover scans, all of them featuring motoring-related illustrations, added today.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/carbooks5.htm

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 03, 2016 3:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Original b/w photos of Standard Vanguard pickups, serving with the RAF during the 1950s, added in today.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/vanguard-pickup.htm

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 03, 2016 4:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Also new for today, a snapshot of two people with a c1920 motorcycle/sidecar combination added.
http://www.oldclassiccar.co.uk/moresidecars.htm

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