Just a nice period picture

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Nicked from another forum..
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Quick one before I nip off to work...

Kensal Road, 1969, the nearest Mini looks like it's on period alloys but I can't quite make out what they are...
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Old Compton Street 1975

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Covent Garden, 1973

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Barnett Bros, Middlegate, Hartlepool. Picture from the 70s

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London Motor Show 1974

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The Sweeney's doing ninety 'cos they've got the word to go...

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Regents Park Road, Primrose Hill...
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Kings Road, Chelsea, August '69..
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Lancaster Road, Ladbroke Grove, 1970...
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JLB5D last changed hands in 1988, might still be about.

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Costafortune wrote:JLB5D last changed hands in 1988, might still be about.
Similar number to Peter Mallish's Radford 'JLD 2D' ;) .

Beatle George has just arrived at Apple Corp HQ in Savile Row in his Merc in 1969, looks like an Innocenti Mini parked up behind it...
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Princedale Road in Ladbroke Grove in 1970, a glimpse of what looks like a Minivan with side window conversion, but check out the Gordon Keeble GT 'DLK 83C', what a car...
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Octavia House, Southern Row, Ladbroke Grove in 1969...
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WMU 211G wrote:
Beatle George has just arrived at Apple Corp HQ in Savile Row in his Merc in 1969, looks like an Innocenti Mini parked up behind it...


Princedale Road in Ladbroke Grove in 1970, a glimpse of what looks like a Minivan with side window conversion, but check out the Gordon Keeble GT 'DLK 83C', what a car...
Not an Inno, looks like some Lucas L734 Side Repeaters stuck on a UK Mini.

And I wonder if the bloke with the VW bus is still looking for his engine.
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surfblue63 wrote: And I wonder if the bloke with the VW bus is still looking for his engine.
:lol:

Walmer Road, W11, 1971...
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Walmer Road. W11, 1969...
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look at this lot, I reckon mostly ADO16s....
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Raasay St, North Ken, doesn't even exist now.
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