C reg BX in Norwich (NOW SOLD)

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C reg BX in Norwich (NOW SOLD)

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We've had the following message from a BX owner:

Hello
We have a C reg BX sitting in our garden in Norwich. It has been there for many years! We are thinking of scrapping it but before we do that we wondered if it could be of any use to anyone in your club?
Many thanks
Roz
rozbritcher@yahoo.co.uk
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I have been in touch with the owner
This is a mk1 19DTR (one of only a few left)
It is in quite poor condition with excessive rust
It was laid up for the simple reason of a new car purchased, owner tells me it was running and in daily use previous to this and they couldn't bear to part with it as it had been such a good car.
I'm going to have a look at it as it's not too far away but I suspect its gonna be too far gone for rescue.
A resto for the brave or parts doner...
Dvla records show last tax expired 01/92
Ouch!!!
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Mk. 2 to Mk. 1 conversion for someone?!
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rutter123 wrote:
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:52 am
I have been in touch with the owner
This is a mk1 19DTR (one of only a few left)
It is in quite poor condition with excessive rust
It was laid up for the simple reason of a new car purchased, owner tells me it was running and in daily use previous to this and they couldn't bear to part with it as it had been such a good car.
I'm going to have a look at it as it's not too far away but I suspect its gonna be too far gone for rescue.
A resto for the brave or parts doner...
Dvla records show last tax expired 01/92
Ouch!!!
Another one! Wow that's two this year, I could be interested in parts Cliff?

keep in touch
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I'll keep you posted Tim, I suspect it's gonna be beyond saving, hopefully going over to view next week.
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No worries Cliff

Thanks
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Did you ever manage to go Cliff?
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Hi Tim, not as yet with lockdown n all that, hoping to get over there in the next few weeks.
I have kept in touch with the vendor
Will keep you posted.
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Great stuff
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Any more on this, hope it doesn't get scrapped
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Hi Tim no I've had to call it a day on this
It is still there if anyone is interested for scrap money
Roz can be contacted on the O. P email
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I have emailed her thanks, do you have any pictures or registration number?
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C389RJM
Dealership number plate says Dance? of Burnham, it's not too clear in the pic
Roz will send u some pics over if u ask her
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I've emailed her a couple of times and not had a response as of yet.

Thanks
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Here it is!
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Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....