Mysterious unidentified car from the Netherlands crossing the ford at Sidmouth. Is it a Citroen? Also why is that Hillman Minx yellow. Postcard musings. [SOLVED – Glas] Continue reading Unidentified and Unreflected
A vintage French motor car – maybe a pickup between a horse-drawn cart and a tram in Boulogne before World War I. Continue reading Early French Pickup?
I’ve recently started postcrossing. Postcrossing is a postcard exchange project that allows people to send and receive postcards from random people all over the world. It’s free and if you want to have a go, go to https://www.postcrossing.com/. Today’s two … Continue reading Trento
I came across this old photograph while rummaging around in a junk shop looking for postcards of cars. It has a couple of cars in it, but what intrigues me is what the people are doing. Is that a policeman, … Continue reading Is it charades?
Here’s a wonderfully busy street scene! Little girls walking by themselves along the pavement on the left in very fancy dresses and hats, a cyclist caught in a blur of motion turning into a side street beneath the Catcliffe China … Continue reading Maidenhead vs Maldon. No contest.
I couldn’t identify this one and asked on a forum. The only suggestion is a 1961 Plymouth Fury. True, the lights are small and right on the edge. but there’s something going on over the licence plate and I don’t … Continue reading Car in Cali
Caution. Read this at your peril! This is not a postcard, though it is not out of place here. It is a photograph that contains a car whose presence is entirely incidental; just what we are looking for in this … Continue reading A Classic Car Mystery to Drive you Mad
When I first saw this postcard I thought it was a race course and that the cars were parked next to the track where the horses ran. However, as is probably obvious to you, it is a seafront promenade. This … Continue reading Mystery Vintage Car in Worthing
Porlock High Street This postcard was posted between the wars (the stamp is 1935, though we cannot make out the postmark date) but the scene looks like before the Great War to me. Not sure what the small four seater convertible … Continue reading Return to Sender
Some blog posts just get out of hand. I think this is one of them. Most of the postcards and photos I feature in this blog … Continue reading Cars at the Top
Austin 12(?) on the left and Bull Nose Morris on the right. But what’s that behind it? A Hotchkiss perhaps? A Bugatti? It’s got a very … Continue reading Austin and Morris in the days before BMC
I’ve got a few postcards of this, the Devil’s Elbow on the Cairnwell Pass in Scotland. Perhaps I’ll get them all together when I have some time. I like that sleek Jowett Javelin parked up on the grass. Looks like a … Continue reading A Javelin at the Elbow