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    DEVON D DAY

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    SAS Land Rovers - before the Pink Panther

    Dunsfold Landrover collection have one of only Two surviving SAS Ser.1 Landrovers, its a late Ser.1 88"wb ...80"wb landovers were Not used by SAS http://www.dunsfoldcollection.co.uk/collection/series1/genuine-series-1-sas-land-rover#v
  3. Not just the W&P show, seems to be general lack of interest about most events on here now, seldom any comments or photos
  4. The new owners have plans to open the Fort up http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-42917862
  5. I visited Beacon Hill Fort recently and was allowed in to explore this fascinating time warp site, unchanged since ww2, the restoration is well under way and huge amounts of undergrowth, trees and debris have already been cleared to open up the buldings and tunnels, there is now a website and Facebook group too with lots of pics https://www.beaconhillfortharwich.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/groups/221891288365384/about/ https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/beaconhillfortharwich
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    Anyone happen to own SRV-1 'The Cricket'?

    The SRV 1 was in a yard with other old military vehicles in Wiltshire for some years it was sold when the yard was cleared a few years ago, it recently came up for sale again only a couple of months ago on Ebay, minus the Rolls engine and a Rover V8 fitted but not coupled up, I believe it sold, ..where too not known
  7. More clarification on 40 year old vehicle MOT exemptions https://www.britishmotorvehicles.com/news
  8. More clarification on 40 year old vehicle MOT exemptions https://www.britishmotorvehicles.com/news
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    Dingo Carburettor work

    Speak to Richard Farrant for Dingo work, there was a thread on here a few years back on the problems with Dingo carbs
  10. Annual HCVS London to Brighton run Sunday 6th May. halfway stop at Crawley.. WW1 Military vehicles entered
  11. Annual HCVS London to Brighton run with halfway stop at Crawley, should be a number of WW1 Military vehicles taking part
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    Question , Bomb trolly identification ??

    It looks like an ex RAF trailer for airfield use only, that carried some sort of ground support equipment, .. it appears to be on very light weight wheels/tyres so it wouldn't carry much weight, ..when the drawbar is raised up it applies the parking brakes ....probably it was something like this pic I found of an airfield cargo handling trailer on similar wheels and drawbar in raised parked position ..top left of pic
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    FOR SALE Bedford QLR

    Yes it is, I've have driven a few miles in it, Richard bought the QL from Ruddington sales 1974 straight from Military service
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    2019 MVT normandy tour whos going

    The MVT Normandy tour won't be listed as it would have been already fully booked up by last year, email the events secretary about any cancellations
  15. Contact the museum for an entry form http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/ http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/exhibitions
  16. Contact the museum for an entry form http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/ http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/exhibitions
  17. Week end of 1940's Home Front and Military vehicle show at the Amberley Heritage Museum, Sussex, contact museum for entry form http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/ http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/exhibitions
  18. Built for the American Museum in Bath http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-norfolk-43418901/replica-world-war-one-tank-built-in-norfolk-shed
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    Wot 6 Workshop Enquiry

    DVLA records show it was last taxed in 2011
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    Armoured Cab CMP

    Indeed it as an armoured CMP truck, they were made locally to run supplies through the blockade on the road up to the besieged city ofJerusalem, 1947/8 the remains of some of the home made armoured trucks are left along the road side from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as a memorial to those who died trying to break through the blockade I saw them many years ago when I was out in Israel
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    Dukw parts

    Rex Ward for DUKW parts http://www.milweb.net/go/rexward/
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