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    meanwhile...... in Venice

    Sadly the city is sinking, and the sea rising, I suspect that it will have to be abandoned in our children's lifetime. Not forgetting that the buildings are built on wooden tree trunk piles, in a massive swamp, many years ago. would not pass local building regulations in today's...
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    VW ID.3 electric motor is so compact it fits in a sports bag

    just what I need for my Morris minor...;) Peter
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    brown 3500S Richmond

    Yeaaaa, I model my self on the late Charlie Drake, always a charlie :p peter
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    brown 3500S Richmond

    you could buy about 4 Morris minor fully restored tourer cars for that price, must be a dreamer. Btw, falkor, had a look at your utube site, and liked it, nice to find someone with a nice clear voice, talking at a moderate speed about something interesting...Rovers :)
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    How does your V8 sound?

    mine used to sound like that too, but when getting historic club rego, the inspectors insisted that I have an extra silencer to make it quieter! o_O this I did and it lost its crackle that was so attractive, now sounds like any other modern car.....:( Peter
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    How does your V8 sound?

    sounds a bit like my little Morris minor on a bad day! :eek:
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    is it worth getting the Flu Jab?

    One year I forgot to have the flu jab and caught it with a vengeance, very ill for 3 weeks, coughed for 3 weeks, lost 5 kg. Now have it every year, free as a pensioner....I get a text from doctors reminding me ;) so recommend everyone to have it.....everyone, if you dont, your drive in your P6B...
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    Rover stuff

    looks like a prototype from the factory before finalizing the project?
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    Rover stuff

    marzipan magic yumm yumm
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    best ever You Tube Videos

    Ohh the keenness of youth, so excited and keen, to wake up at 6.00 am jump out of bed ,straight to the shed and get into it, ahh I remember my youth, I was always the first to arrive at the shed, wanting to turn on the machinery, stoke the round sawdust boiler, all the lights on and waiting...
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    engine oils

    sounds like a Shaka Zulu complication, check the coral perimeter for oil leaks and signs of incursion to the rockers :p
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    just seen this on flickr.

    translation urgently needed....strine accepted, but not Swahili :p;)
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    I have , but I'm too far away... Peter
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    just seen this on flickr.

    An amazing piece of history, as a boy I loved both series, but 54 years later, I imagine that the cast are long gone, driving supercharged Rovers and Fords at breakneck speed through the pearly gates? :p
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    Dutch Rover V8 "4600" - (former 2200TC topic)

    just been reading the post from the start, very interesting indeed. Noticed that all the pictures up to now were seriously blurred, and this is the first set crystal clear....well done. Did you buy a new camera, if so, what make..... Peter