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PostPosted: Sat Feb 09, 2019 8:06 pm 
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Watching a box set of ITV's excellent 'Endeavour' series (series 6 starting this week). Original pilot from 2012 shows a 1300 FWD owned by Mrs. Rosalind Stromming, wife of one of the Oxford dons. At least it is period correct - that episode was se tin 1965 so her 1300 would be brand new!

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:47 pm 
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Having been a fan of Inspector Morse, I cannot bring myself to watch Endeavour,
simply because it goes against Colin Dexter's wish that only John Thaw should be Morse.


Anyhow,
is the 1300 the same car as has appeared on other period TV shows (is it Heartbeat that has one?)?



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Heartbeat had two in one episode, one owned by one of our members, but not sure who owned the other one. The former is still owned by one of our members.

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