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Travellers or Countrymen?

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Of course in the sixties there were loads of Minis on the roads but it’s still a coincidence that when the photographer snapped this scene in Ann Street, Gatehouse-of-Fleet for a postcard there were two Travellers present  Or are there? The green mini is a Morris Mini Minor and Morris estates were called Travellers. Austin Seven estates were called Countrymen and we can’t see enough of the red to know what it is.

2 thoughts on “Travellers or Countrymen?

  1. That other red one, parked behind the Humber Super Snipe, is a Riley One-Point-Five. Close relative of my Wolseley 1500, a type of car that I hope to see on this enjoyable blog, one day…

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