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SOME OF YOU MAY KNOW THAT I COCKED UP ON ONE OF THE VANNING THREADS & THOUGHT I HAD POSTED A 74 CINE VIDEO & I HAD POSTED THE WRONG ONE!, ANYWAY I HAVE FOUND THE ONE IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN, IT IS THE CHELMSFORD DRAG 'N' STREET ROD CLUBS (WAS CALLED CHELMSFORD DRAG 'N' HOT ROD CLUB AT THE TIME) 1ST PROPER ROD RUN ON THE WEEKEND OF THE 10TH OF AUGUST, THEY ALL MET UP ON THE GROUNDS OF THE ESSEX CHRONICLE NEWSPAPER PLACE ON THE WIDFORD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE IN CHELMSFORD, WHICH IS WHAT THIS FIRST SHORT CLIP OF 3 SHOWS.

FILMING WAS BY PETE ROBINSON, CHEERS PETE...

DONT FORGET THE VOLUME KNOB...


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..another neat vid Mark... I spotted Mickey Tong's Beetle and Dave Waring's 'Little Honda'... I think I prefer ya piano playing to the violin!!!....
 

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& i think thats rockys y roof behind the beetle at 49 secs...
 

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& i think thats rockys y roof behind the beetle at 49 secs...
Might be... he was parked near the entrance.... this was where he turned the steering wheel and the column snapped [mucho lucky].
Looks like this was filmed before I arrived.
 

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OK, MOVING ON TO PART 2 NOW, THE SHOWGOERS HAD NOW MET UP AT THE CAMPSITE WHICH WAS THE ROSE & CROWN RIDGEMONT CAMP WHICH I PRESUME TO BE A FIELD BEHIND A PUB, IN THE FILM AT 23 SECS YOU CAN SEE THE 51? FORD, I THINK THIS GOT BURNT OUT?, AT 27 YOU CAN SEE THE CAMERAMANS WIFE TWINK ENTERING THE TENT & I THINK THAT WAS HER 100E NEXT TO IT, TERRY HOWELLS TRIKE IS AT 58 HE GOT BEST ENGINEERED LATER ON, I KNOW NOTHING ABOUT THE 105E NEXT TO IT, WONDER WHAT THAT BECOME?, THE ACE OF TUBS 4 SEATER T IS AT 1.12 & AT 1.29 YOU CAN SEE PHIL RUTHERFORDS WHITE & GRAPHICED POP, A STUNNER FOR ITS TIME, THIS WAS LATER REPAINTED BLUE & LATER ON GOT ROLLED & GOT TOTALLED, I THINK IT WAS A FORERUNNER TO STREET ODYESSY?, THE POP GOT BEST CLOSED OF THE DAY AGAIN THATS A BIT SKETCHY!, ANYWAY CHEERS ONCE AGAIN MR ROBINSON FOR THE MOMORIES...

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I think one of the 100E's was Myra Cook's, Tim's wife, couldn't tell you which one though, (the car not the wife!)
 

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Just see the roof of my VW at 1.58... and just miss it later behind the black Viva van next to Pat Hines's VW [with the roof up]
 

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OK, HERES THE FINAL, LONGEST & PROBABLY THE BEST CLIP & WE ARE ON THE SUNDAY SHOWFIELD & THE SUN WAS SHINING, THERES A LOT OF FAMOUS OLD CARS HERE, I CANT NAME ALL THE OWNERS ETC BUT HERES A BIT OF INFO FROM MY HEAD

THE WHITE POP AT 24 WITH THE CAR SPARES SHOP STICK ON FLAMES (FEB 790) I THINK IS THE ONE THAT ENDED UP IN A BRONZE COLOUR & I BELIEVE WAS CALLED MR POP STAR, IT WAS FEATURED IN ONE OF THE MAGZ-HOT ROD & CUSTOM I THINK IN THE BRONZE GUISE, THEN AT 35 YOU CAN SEE THE INFAMOUS LUT490 POP IN AN EARLY WHITE UNCOUPED GUISE, AT 1.29 WE HAVE TONY PUTTICKS TWIN CAL CUSTOM BUG CATHERED T BUCKET WHICH TOOK BEST OPEN ROD AT THE AWARDS ON THE DAY, OVER THE BACK AT 3.04 YOU CAN SEE ROGER SINCLAIRS RED MK1 ESCORT TRACTOR PARTS GETTER VAN & THEN AT 3.06 THATS CHELMSFORD CLUB MEMBER MR METSONS RED MK1 ESCORT SALOON HE USED TO RACE IT AT THE POD, BLACKBUSHE ETC, LAST THING TO MENTION, WELL ASK REALLY, IS THAT BOB ROTHWELL PULLING THE MK2 CORTINA AT 3.30, I'VE OFTEN WONDERED...

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DONT FORGET TO PUMP UP THE VOLUME & CHEERS FOR THE MEMORIES PETE.


 

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Dont think so. Although in 74, i joined Cdsrc at the tender age of 14. MK2 could have been my brothers. The guy with me and Dave at the Pub. I'll ask
 

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HERES SOME STUFF FROM THE BOB ROTHWELL BOX ABOUT THE SHOW.

AN ENVELOPE...



WHAT WAS IN THE ENVELOPE...



A FLYER...



AN ENTRIES LIST, (THINK THIS IS FOR THAT SHOW?)...



THE TROPHIES LIST, & LOOK WHO GOT THE HARD LUCK AWARD...



& AN AGEING PLAQUE..

 
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