WikiWirral its great, register, enjoy and welcome.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,026,322
Topics75,462
Members13,394
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs30
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
50 registered members (Bebingtonlad, 8 invisible), 1,443 guests, and232 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Lovely Animals ....silly humans :)
by GaryFromWirral. 6th Jun 2020 9:00pm
Chester zoo
by cools. 3rd Jun 2020 6:32pm
another ban
by lincle. 2nd Jun 2020 8:04pm
Thank You To diggingdeeper
by BultacoAstro. 2nd Jun 2020 12:31pm
New Wirral History
Where in Laird St is this?
by mikeeb. 1st Jun 2020 4:19pm
241 Rising Sun Laird St
by mikeeb. 31st May 2020 7:34pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 24th May 2020 3:02pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 22nd May 2020 8:59am
Old Cemetery on the Wirral
by ChrisRobbo. 21st May 2020 6:40pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Boaty McBoatface takes shape
The gathering storm: Mersey waterfront today
Topic Replies
Coronavirus
by granny. 6th Jun 2020 11:24pm
Relics of WW2
by diggingdeeper. 6th Jun 2020 11:10pm
What song are you listening to?
by snowshoes. 6th Jun 2020 10:27pm
Oldest ? in the Wirral
by mikeeb. 6th Jun 2020 6:08pm
60's local band the zeros or vince earl attraction
by dool4lit4tle. 6th Jun 2020 5:54pm
Old Car Photo
by cools. 6th Jun 2020 5:51pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by mikeeb. 5th Jun 2020 5:28pm
A Bidston Hill walk in history.
by Phoenix. 5th Jun 2020 12:30pm
Wirral Globe
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:32am
June
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
HMS Prince of Wales visit to Liverpool
by mikeeb. 10th May 2020 6:21pm
'Lockdown' is on Wirral
by diggingdeeper. 9th May 2020 6:58pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rating 5
Page 1 of 2 1 2
classic car #1049666
11th Dec 2017 1:41pm
11th Dec 2017 1:41pm
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 6
wirral
A
arnyhughes Offline OP
Beginner
arnyhughes  Offline OP
Beginner
A
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 6
wirral
does any one own a classic car laugh cool

Google Ads
Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049669
11th Dec 2017 2:47pm
11th Dec 2017 2:47pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
I love the blue Zephyr, very nice indeed. I did quite a bit a work on a Zodiac many years ago.

I have a couple of cars but don't do anything for the standard of shows etc, I just like the cars and maintenance without having to faff around with ECUs and the like.


The further you are down the pay scale, the more 'essential' you are when the s--- hits the fan... Sue Farbysmith 2020

Insults are engendered from vulgar minds, like toadstools from a dunghill - Charles Caleb Colton

We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049700
12th Dec 2017 12:57am
12th Dec 2017 12:57am
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
No.But my neighbour did (one in photo) and offered it to me for my wedding but then realised he had double booked so offered his Army Landrover or his Ford Granada plus chauffer.




Attached Files
Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049702
12th Dec 2017 1:14am
12th Dec 2017 1:14am
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,621
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,621
Wirral
Thats lovely , can that be a genuine number plate though, - it would cost an arm and a leg wouldnt it ???

Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049706
12th Dec 2017 10:32am
12th Dec 2017 10:32am
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
Think it was a genuine number plate.(he was wealthy) His other car had a personalised plate RS 1959 which I always had my eye on as its my initials and birth year.

Re: classic car [Re: venice] #1049714
12th Dec 2017 1:17pm
12th Dec 2017 1:17pm
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 6
wirral
A
arnyhughes Offline OP
Beginner
arnyhughes  Offline OP
Beginner
A
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 6
wirral
yep the plate is original if you google PJV 838
YOU WILL SEE SOMETHING THAT MAY INTEREST TO YOU DEPENDS ON YOUR AGE

Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049717
12th Dec 2017 2:04pm
12th Dec 2017 2:04pm
Joined: Sep 2011
Posts: 733
Wallasey
Norton Online Reading

Veteran
Norton  Online Reading

Veteran
Joined: Sep 2011
Posts: 733
Wallasey
In the 1969 book 'Car Numbers' by Noel Woodall, there are entries for UK2 & RS 1959 -

"UK 2. Reginald Sington, stockbroker, Upton, Wirral. 1926 Rolls Royce 20/21 Open Tourer, better known as the 'Baby Rolls'. See also RS 1959."
There is also a picture and short caption of the vehicle.

"RS 1959. Reginald Sington, stockbroker, Upton, Wirral. Acquired in 1959. Now adorns Rover 3.5 litre V8."

Remember, this was as of 1969 and this part of the book is about the registration rather than the car or its owner. As the adhesive on the book spine is beginning to crack, I'm not going to open it out and scan it for you, although I could take a picture if anybody was really interested.

Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049728
12th Dec 2017 5:40pm
12th Dec 2017 5:40pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
Thanks Norton Thats the fellow Reg Sington Oakland Drive , Upton. Lived in one of the 4 older houses before they built new ones opposite and either side. He kept the car in my neighbours garage as she was old and didn't have a car.

Last edited by fish5133; 12th Dec 2017 5:42pm.
Re: classic car [Re: diggingdeeper] #1049733
12th Dec 2017 5:48pm
12th Dec 2017 5:48pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,621
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,621
Wirral
Originally Posted by diggingdeeper
I love the blue Zephyr, very nice indeed. I did quite a bit a work on a Zodiac many years ago.

I have a couple of cars but don't do anything for the standard of shows etc, I just like the cars and maintenance without having to faff around with ECUs and the like.


Did I miss a post ? What blue Zephyr were you referring to DD ?

Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049745
12th Dec 2017 5:59pm
12th Dec 2017 5:59pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
Arny's blue Zephyr, its in amazing condition and a striking blue colour.



The further you are down the pay scale, the more 'essential' you are when the s--- hits the fan... Sue Farbysmith 2020

Insults are engendered from vulgar minds, like toadstools from a dunghill - Charles Caleb Colton

We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049753
12th Dec 2017 6:12pm
12th Dec 2017 6:12pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,032
Heswallish
Zephyr..one of the great names for a car..and a great shape. Reminds me of the cartoon Supercar with its rear fins

Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049759
12th Dec 2017 6:27pm
12th Dec 2017 6:27pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
Here is one of mine that I sold recently ...


Attached Files
DSCF6641-s.jpg (42 downloads)

The further you are down the pay scale, the more 'essential' you are when the s--- hits the fan... Sue Farbysmith 2020

Insults are engendered from vulgar minds, like toadstools from a dunghill - Charles Caleb Colton

We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: classic car [Re: diggingdeeper] #1049767
12th Dec 2017 8:39pm
12th Dec 2017 8:39pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,621
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,621
Wirral

Originally Posted by diggingdeeper
Arny's blue Zephyr, its in amazing condition and a striking blue colour.



Still dont get it, you mentioned you liked it in post 2 of the thread , but I didnt see any picture that Arny had put up of it in his initial post --I only saw it when he said to google the reg number in his post 4 ??


Last edited by venice; 12th Dec 2017 8:42pm.
Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049771
12th Dec 2017 9:09pm
12th Dec 2017 9:09pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 13,424
Birkenhead
He was in the Daily Post earlier this year and I've seen his car at some of the meets.

CLICKY



The further you are down the pay scale, the more 'essential' you are when the s--- hits the fan... Sue Farbysmith 2020

Insults are engendered from vulgar minds, like toadstools from a dunghill - Charles Caleb Colton

We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: classic car [Re: arnyhughes] #1049800
13th Dec 2017 12:07pm
13th Dec 2017 12:07pm
Joined: Aug 2015
Posts: 164
Bebington
G
gerrymoore Online content
Enthusiast
gerrymoore  Online Content
Enthusiast
G
Joined: Aug 2015
Posts: 164
Bebington
Not a car but I own a beautiful 1964 Honda CB77 - it's like new ..had one when I was 16 ...think this one is in better nick!!

Attached Files
Front.jpg (23 downloads)
Page 1 of 2 1 2

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Relics of WW2
by Excoriator. 6th Jun 2020 4:48pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:35am
ford towers ford estate
by dolly2350. 3rd Jun 2020 3:32pm
Landfill site
by Excoriator. 2nd Jun 2020 6:28pm
Where in Laird St is this?
by mikeeb. 1st Jun 2020 4:19pm
For Sale & Free
Bike storage
by Dilly. 3rd Jun 2020 8:37pm
Wanted BMW M3 Evolution alloy wheels
by _Ste_. 2nd Jun 2020 1:24am
Bose Companion 3 series 2
by TheComputerLab. 30th May 2020 11:42am
Looking for a small pool filter and pump
by paul110180. 30th May 2020 10:38am
Electric kids scooter Razor
by BultacoAstro. 25th May 2020 12:27pm
Member Spotlight
Mark
Mark
Wirral
Posts: 21,230
Joined: November 2003
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Bebingtonlad, Seddo, Shyde, mmchugh61, alanmcg
13394 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
ford towers ford estate
by dolly2350. 3rd Jun 2020 3:32pm
Landfill site
by Excoriator. 2nd Jun 2020 6:28pm
Are Schools opening in Wirral ?
by granny. 29th May 2020 4:01pm
Thought I was getting an ebay bargain
by derekdwc. 25th May 2020 5:22pm
Exhaust fitters
by fish5133. 12th May 2020 1:25am
News : New Topics
Relics of WW2
by Excoriator. 6th Jun 2020 4:48pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:35am
Ford fiob and keys
by phosphor. 1st Jun 2020 7:43am
Girls pink bike found in Prenton
by spider. 28th May 2020 9:24am
Manned SpaceX launch
by mikeeb. 27th May 2020 3:07pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Slow Internet/Drop Outs
by diggingdeeper. 29th May 2020 10:58am
House through time
by cools. 20th May 2020 6:45pm
Raspberry Pi
by diggingdeeper. 19th May 2020 1:31am
Netflix
by mikeeb. 15th May 2020 11:25am
Nowhere Boy biographical drama film-John Lennon
by Longnails. 11th May 2020 4:59pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sun 4:44am
Sunset Sun 9:37pm
Local Time Sun 1:52am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1