1953

1953
1953: Denmark....Morris vans are delivered to the brothers Hoffmann factory. Thorvald S√łndergaard Pedersen, closest to the van

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Sunday, 20 September 2015

Like London Buses?

Three J vans for sale all at once, an all done ready to rally, an all done ready to earn a living and one to put your own mark on.
One in every price range as well.
Number one,
This well known ice cream van is on e-bay for £55,000.
Number 2,
Here are some more pictures of the very rare Works Ambulance coming up for auction shortly.
For more details see the auction site mentioned in the last posting.

Note the folding step and the modified tops of the rear doors/ roof to improve the head height.
Number 3,
Or how about a bit of a project? Also for sale on e-bay.




Here are the details,

Morris j pick up (can be seen on the J club website).
The wooden box on the back was just put on to use the space when we moved to France, and have left it on for storage of the engine and gearbox
Original number plate.
Professionally converted to diesel (1.5 BMC 3 speed Borg Warner auto)
Injection pump rebuilt
Gear box reconditioned and new converter
Original side valve Gold Seal engine and gearbox supplied
Starts and drives
New brakes supplied, including master cylinder, but not fitted
Loads of work done, new shocks etc
Mechanically good, just cosmetic work to bring it back to life
We have owned this vehicle for 31 years but moving to a smaller house and getting older
means i now longer have the time and space this great van needs.....will be sad to see her leave
PLEASE NOTE THIS VAN IS IN SOUTH WEST FRANCE.....AN HOUR NORTH OF BORDEAUX
Deposit by paypal, balance by bank transfer
For more info please call 0033 546497751
Asking price is £12,000,
So which one are you going to buy?

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.