Friar gate Derby 1957

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Offline gertie Moderator

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Friar gate Derby 1957
- May 18, 2022 - 09:14
Just seen this photo on FB does anyone recognise the Land Rover?
Military reg 01 BH 50.
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Re: Friar gate Derby 1957
Reply #1 - May 18, 2022 - 11:04
Thats Friargate in Preston, photo has been taken from the Preston Digital Archive on Flikr.

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Re: Friar gate Derby 1957
Reply #2 - May 18, 2022 - 11:36
Photo was wrongly titled as Derby where I saw it then.

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Re: Friar gate Derby 1957
Reply #3 - May 18, 2022 - 11:43
Check the link below and Scroll down.
Just guessing, but with a military registration, perhaps it was a vehicle from Preston Barracks?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/rpsmithbarney/page67/

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Re: Friar gate Derby 1957
Reply #4 - May 18, 2022 - 13:21
Saw this on Facebook. Spoilt for me by being colourised, colours are all wrong.
Bernard

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Re: Friar gate Derby 1957
Reply #5 - May 19, 2022 - 08:28
Yes... a blue Royal Mail van?  And a psychadelic Morris Oxford Estate! 

 

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