Tag: retro

Thornycroft motor home 1940 Barn find Barnfind

  This weekend 22-24/04/2022 we, my partner my son and I went to Looe in Cornwall to visit my mother, it was the anniversary of my late brothers passing in 2014. we always celebrate Luke’s life at this time with mom. whilst there we visited the two brothers that owned this Thornycroft motor home three…
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Baby Bentley pedal car display thing of beauty

This absolutely fantastic little Bentley was built by Bentley drivers club member Chris Leyshon – James I met Chris inadvertently after posting about my thoughts of the Bentley Drivers club forum on the Bentley Drivers club forum. I thought the forum needed to be updated and modernised, it is slow and difficult to navigate, hard…
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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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Jaguar Mk1V 1948 Barnfind restoration project

This very stylish Jaguar Mk1V is offered for sale as a complete restoration project. she is a very solid car, chassis is in very good shape so is her body. the engine has been stripped for rebuilding. gearbox is complete, new fuel tank. new wiring new tyres headlights are there, so are bumpers and most…
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Ford E38w 10cwt Van (SOLD)

Another new arrival. (10/04/20) is this delightful little bread van, the previous owner acquired the van from a company in Preston Lancashire , who some 5/6 years previous to his purchase had given the van a full and complete restoration,  the previous owner purchased her about three years ago and she sat on his drive…
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Morris 10 1934 running restoration for sale

New in shortly 1934 Morris 10 she is a running restoration with some minor jobs to make a very useable project should be with us for 23/02/20 give me a call if you would like to know anything about her 07768805693