Tag: prewar

Barnfind Bentley R Type

I saw a advert for this car on 18th December 2021, I emailed the vendor and agreed a visit was in order to inspect the vehicle and find out a little more info, on Friday 24th December I made my way over to Birmingham (Stirchley) to view her, Andy the late owners grandson met me…
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Rolls-Royce 20/25 Barnfind Harold Wilson 2009

On 14th May 2012 was contacted by Harold Wilson in Wales (not that Harold Wilson) but a lovely gentleman with a collection of vintage and classic cars scattered everywhere. he contacted me through an advert where I was looking for vintage Bentley parts. after a long chat on the phone about his collection it was…
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Bentley Mk6 Barnfind Rolls-Royce 20/25 tourer

This is a bit of a long story but bear with me, I hope I don’t bore you to death. on Tuesday 26th October I was called by friend and fellow BDC member Rob Warrington, he called to see if Magda and I were going to the Midland region Birthday lunch at the Grand hotel…
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1934 Derby Bentley 3.5 litre thrupp and maberly barnfind

I was contacted by the late owners son on 09/04/21 asking if we would be interested in his late fathers Derby Bentley. well of course me having a prewar Bentley fetish I couldn’t resist a viewing. so today Saturday 17/04/21 the day of Prince Philips funeral Tom and I woke early filled the old VW…
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Rolls Royce 20/25 1931 coach craft body “Park Lane”

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Rolls Royce 20/25 special 1933

I was told about this vehicle several months ago when a friend of mine was at the premises of the late David Nudd purchasing some stone garden furniture, however sadly I was too late to be able to have a deal with the late owners son in law because a well known auction house had…
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