Treasures

Treasures from the Archives (2)

We're still sorting through the HT archives and our acquisitions subcommittee is adding to them with new purchases. This job will become a lot easier when we develop and improve the database so that we, and our subscribers, can have a quick visual reference to existing material. One item I was looking at the other… Continue reading Treasures from the Archives (2)

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Publication Achievement!

The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division by Bristol Owners Heritage Trust A treasure-trove of breathtaking archive photographs, the vast majority never seen before, The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division makes a major contribution to the history of the first Bristol cars, those with the firm’s own BMW-derived engine. From its inception in 1947, Bristol’s car operation fastidiously… Continue reading Publication Achievement!

Treasures

Treasures from the archives

Among Tony Crook's papers very kindly donated to  the Heritage Trust by his executors I came across this yellowing  contemporary advertising feature reprinted from the Motor, 25 September  1963  (yes, Bristol Cars did advertise at one time, as they have indeed resumed doing  lately) As you can see it compares  performance figures for several high… Continue reading Treasures from the archives