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Quainton News Archive - Quainton News No. 47 - Autumn 1982

Pre 1940 Motor Car and Motor Cycle Rally and Concours

We had a record total of 62 entries for the late Summer Bank Holiday event: 24 cars, 4 commercial vehicles and 34 motor cycles. Many thanks to Ted Rogers and his helpers, Bev Potter and Joanne Taylor for such a successful concours. The results were:

Motor Cars     Judges: Mr N Cullen and Mr P Fletcher
1st     :     No. 22     Mr. Finch     1949 MG Tourer
2nd     :     No. 11     Mr. Connor     1953 Bentley
3rd     :      No. 23     Mr. Grant     1928 Bentley

Commercial Vehicles     Judges: - As for Cars
1st     :     No. 60 J. & S. Marling 1 94 7 Bedford Coal Lorry

Motor Cycles     Judges: Mr W Collier and Mr R Seymour
1st     :     No. 10     Mr Nicholls     1899 Romaine-Orleans Tricycle
2nd     :     No. 38     Mr Bowdrey     1925 Douglas
3rd     :     No. 24     Mr King 1927 AJS

The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1982 and so does not reflect events in the 32+ years since publication. The text and photographs are repeated verbatim from the original publication, with only a few minor grammar changes but some clarifying notes are added if deemed necessary. The photos from the original publication are provided as scans in this internet version of this long out of print publication.

Pre 1940 Motor Car and Motor Cycle Rally and Concours - Quainton News No. 46 - Autumn 1982

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