Sidecarland

Born 1937 in Cleckeaton

My first photo show’s a 1937 Panther which now having its 80th birthday party.

 

This Panther is now 80 years young born in Cleckeaton in 1937. My early morning destination on the last Saturday in July was the POC 41st National Rally 2017 at the local Rugby Club near Wolverhampton.

Warning long load.

Panther Tree Surgeon!

Fine period combination

 

Even a Dnepr/BMW for the Netherlands turned up, driven a by English Lady now living the in NL.

This Dnepr/BMW is ALIVE with DUTCH MOSS!!

Panther’s just love’s to pull sidecars.

l notice this Bar None MCC badge on a Panther https://www.facebook.com/barnonemcc formed by Army Dispatch Riders Bar none MCC. May 1944 to a group of despatch riders and motorcycling enthusiasts deployed near Cairo deciding to form a forces motorcycle club in 1944.

Its that man again Bob Norman,also member of the London Sidecar Club www.londonsidecarclub.co.uk

 

Before the run left l was able to have a full English in the Rugby club. The Panther run left at 11.15am in search of TROGLODYTES? https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/kinver-edge-and-the-rock-houses

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses | National Trust www.nationaltrust.org.uk is a ridge and hill fort overlooking red sandstone rock houses. & model engineering https://en-gb.facebook.com/kinvermodelengineers Kinver Model Engineers. Located in Kinver in Staffordshire, the society has an extensive raised 2150 ft track catering for both 5″ and 3 1/2″ gauges & a ground level 7 1/4″ track.

 

Sunday morning another early start to the Hallaton Sidecar Rally and this time breakfast of bacon / sausage butty & coffee was provide by Dennis of Woodville.

Two photos of a Triumph Trophy/sidecar for you Steve.

Two “Mystic Dogs” waiting for a mystic passenger dog ride!

Bye for now.From Michael & the Mystic Dogs.