Out on a film set

Out on a film set

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Sunday, 28 June 2015

Check out a Morris J van for sale.
Here is the link. http://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C630569#
Its a September 1952 van, looks a good one. (Thanks to Old Slouchy for finding this advert)





Another van is for sale in Oz, this is a new find, so yet another van has come to light, these are almost getting common.
Advert states, 

For sale is my Morris J van photos do make up most of my description. 
This is a harder to get project van. 
Still has origanal baker boy graphics on sides and back, has 5 unused bread bags with a letting from the original delivery driver. Year is unknown but can be searched up chassis no. 41570. 
It is complete but not running, lots of spare parts including spare engine bock, clutch, pistons, globes, 
camshaft, water pump, headlight bulbs, two stock rims, j type workshop manual, j type
 supplementary manual, j.2 manual and lots of bits and bobs. 
Even has origanal key still in the ignition. 
Shows signs of rust all over. 
Roof very sound side and door sills would need to be repaired. 
Message me for viewing please no tire kickers or time wasters.










What a nice project, a late 1958 JB van.

It would be so good to see that restored .




A list of chassis number and registration dates.

J/R 010 10/1949--J/R 649 1949--J/R 755 1/1950--J/R 1061 12/1949--J/R 1102 12/1949--J/L 1518 1950--J/R 1612 03/1950--J/L 2935 1951--J/R 4491 11/1950--J/R 6050 12/1950--J/R 6187 1/1951--J/R 10916 12/1951--J/R 10972 1/1952--J/R 14776 12/1952--J/R 145931/1953--J/R 15455 1/1953--J/R 16261 03/1953--J/R 18124 1952--J/R 19902 12/1953--J/R 20658 02/1954--J/R 21720 12/1953--J/R 23555 1954--J/R 24274 1954--J/R 25618 12/1954--J/R 25079 1/1955--J/R 25741 05/1955--J/R 29869 11/1955--J/R 30963 11/1955--J/R 3183110/1955--J/R 32465 11/1955--J/R 33340 1/1956--J/R 35466 1/1957--J/R 35671 12/1956--JB/MR 37200 06/1957--JB/MR 39547 12/1957--JB/MR 39012 1/1958--JB/MR 39648 1/1958--JB/MR 42533 1/1959--JB/MR 42677 12/1958--JB/MR 43367 1959--JB/MR 45648 1/1960--JB/MR 45693 12/1959--JB/MR 46009 02/1960--JB/MR 47648 12/1960--JB/MR 47907 12/1960--JB/MR 48069 01/1961--JB/MR 48219 01/1961
Approximate Production data for each year.
1949 750 vehicles -1950 5347 -1951 5051 -19524098 -1953 5027 -1954 6000 -1955 6894 -19563169 -1957 3284 -1958 3131 -1959 2965 -19602516 -1961 362
Total produced 48620


Ardingly Vehicle Show 12/7/09. Picture taken by Clive Barker.