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 Post subject: Re: My Dolomite Sprint.
PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:36 pm 
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What a great story Murdo, that car comes with what you call history :D I thought my Dolly had a large history file, but nothing like yours 8)

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I love a good story Tony.

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RNK 957W - built 26th June 1980

Triumph Dolomite Sprint, Auto, White - 3 previous owners, present mileage 52,820 (warranted).

Supplied by Lavender Hill Garage Ltd, Enfield, London - sold by garage owner Jimmy Metcalfe on 30th September 1980 to Geoffery Robinson, Enfield.

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 Post subject: Re: My Dolomite Sprint.
PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:37 pm 
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That's fantastic provenance, Murdo.
A car to cherish.
It just makes it that bit more special.

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RNK 957W - built 26th June 1980

Triumph Dolomite Sprint, Auto, White - 3 previous owners, present mileage 52,820 (warranted).

Supplied by Lavender Hill Garage Ltd, Enfield, London - sold by garage owner Jimmy Metcalfe on 30th September 1980 to Geoffery Robinson, Enfield.

Club Membership No: 2017092


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:00 pm 
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Top coat.

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Murdo DA

RNK 957W - built 26th June 1980

Triumph Dolomite Sprint, Auto, White - 3 previous owners, present mileage 52,820 (warranted).

Supplied by Lavender Hill Garage Ltd, Enfield, London - sold by garage owner Jimmy Metcalfe on 30th September 1980 to Geoffery Robinson, Enfield.

Club Membership No: 2017092


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:06 pm 
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It was returned the Friday before Xmas, which was a great Xmas pressie.

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Murdo DA

RNK 957W - built 26th June 1980

Triumph Dolomite Sprint, Auto, White - 3 previous owners, present mileage 52,820 (warranted).

Supplied by Lavender Hill Garage Ltd, Enfield, London - sold by garage owner Jimmy Metcalfe on 30th September 1980 to Geoffery Robinson, Enfield.

Club Membership No: 2017092


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:46 am 
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I've seen hospitals dirtier than your garage Murdo!

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2 door '73 Toledo with Vauxhall Carlton 2.0 8v engine OWF 797M (The Carledo)
'78 Sprint Auto with Vauxhall Omega 2.2 16v engine EGP 247T (The Dolomega)
'91 Cavalier 2ltr 8v auto
'95 Cavalier 2ltr 16v auto
Spectrum Auto Services, Servicing, Repairs, MOT prep. Apprentice served Triumph Specialist for 45 years and home of Maverick Triumph.PM for more info or quotes.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:49 am 
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I've seen hospitals dirtier than your garage Murdo!

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Is that a touch of jealousy Steve?? :lol: :lol: :lol:

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PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:58 am 
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I've seen hospitals dirtier than your garage Murdo!

Steve
Is that a touch of jealousy Steve?? :lol: :lol: :lol:

Tony.
More a sad reflection on the current state of the NHS I think Tony! :?

But you may have a point, IME a clean and tidy workshop is one that nothing much happens in! At least, that's MY excuse! :lol: :lol: :lol:

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2 door '73 Toledo with Vauxhall Carlton 2.0 8v engine OWF 797M (The Carledo)
'78 Sprint Auto with Vauxhall Omega 2.2 16v engine EGP 247T (The Dolomega)
'91 Cavalier 2ltr 8v auto
'95 Cavalier 2ltr 16v auto
Spectrum Auto Services, Servicing, Repairs, MOT prep. Apprentice served Triumph Specialist for 45 years and home of Maverick Triumph.PM for more info or quotes.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:56 am 
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I have to agree on both counts Steve :D

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PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:45 am 
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I'm performing an operation in there 😎 face lift, you have to get all scrubbed up before you get in there or no entry 😁🙄

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Murdo DA

RNK 957W - built 26th June 1980

Triumph Dolomite Sprint, Auto, White - 3 previous owners, present mileage 52,820 (warranted).

Supplied by Lavender Hill Garage Ltd, Enfield, London - sold by garage owner Jimmy Metcalfe on 30th September 1980 to Geoffery Robinson, Enfield.

Club Membership No: 2017092


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