Treasures

A Snippet from Godfrey Oxley-Sidey’s Archives.

I came across this carefully handwritten document  while  trying to catalogue Godfrey Oxley-Sidey's archives. It was alongside some drafts of the  instruction manuals for  2 Litre  cars  so may have been intended for inclusion in one of the instruction manuals. Personally  I now use Michelin XCA, (a  rather heavier type of X tyre which was… Continue reading A Snippet from Godfrey Oxley-Sidey’s Archives.

Treasures

Treasures from the archives

Among Tony Crook's papers very kindly donated to  the Heritage Trust by his executors I came across this yellowing  contemporary advertising feature reprinted from the Motor, 25 September  1963  (yes, Bristol Cars did advertise at one time, as they have indeed resumed doing  lately) As you can see it compares  performance figures for several high… Continue reading Treasures from the archives

History, News, People, Treasures

Welcome to the new “Bristol Owners Heritage Trust”

Dear Readers, So! Our very first blog entry.  First of all: we hope you like our new website which has been designed to be quick  and simple to access, strong on visual content with as many professional images as possible, and to give you an eclectic  oversight of the background and heritage of, not only… Continue reading Welcome to the new “Bristol Owners Heritage Trust”