Saturday the 1st July now in the border lands of Staffordshire & Shropshire at Cheswardine and it turned out to be a very pleasant village for the Engine and Pushchair Sidecar Rally.
With the sun shining time to take a stroll along the towpath of the Shropshire Union Canal
Along my ramble l come across other “Sidecar Strollers” however they seemed to be searching for some STANDING STONES?
Back at the rally site HQ, l notice this wall plaque?
So who is Yang Jing and what is pipa? So time for Chinese intrigue https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6vc-ss6V4c
Now time for the Day Rider to return home via Market Drayton. Heart of the Gingerbread Country.billingtonsgingerbread.co.uk/history/ However not before a visit to a local ford & well dressing.
In the village of Croxton l stopped at the Well Dressing.
Remembering “The Emergency Services’” in these dire times. www.croxtonwelldressing.weebly.com
Bye for now. Michael & the Druids.
So pictures from Martyn, of the Rally and some from RAF Cosford. The Bristol 188
It just shows how close Germany at the time, was on the verge to be able to built possibly into mass production various radio controlled rockets and missiles.
Not rocket powered was the BSA, found lurking in a corner.
Eww, mine has a fuel gauge
and mine has a rev counter