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70a Thames Estate Car

Postby kerbside » Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:00 am

70a 2nd casting 286x320-001.JPG
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70a 1st casting 317x320-001.JPG
70a 1st casting 317x320-001.JPG (33.68 KiB) Viewed 103 times


1st issue has a smooth inner roof but the 2nd issue has the rivets on the inner roof to hold the windows in. But these two do not have windows, the 2nd issue is often over looked as a variation. Sorry about that the photos came out back to front.

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Re: 70a Thames Estate Car

Postby yellowfoden » Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:03 am

Great photos George,

Good to see the pics of these castings reinstated on the forum.

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Re: 70a Thames Estate Car

Postby petethesweet » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:59 pm

Hi George I wonder why they didn't make the van type I used to rent one out in the 60s. A very funny van as you sat by the engine, very hot van to drive in the summer Pete.
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