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Post by tanuki » Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:22 pm

Spotted a white SE6 on this video:

https://www.facebook.com/classiccardail ... 532481780/

There is a bit of everything in there, some lovely stuff waiting to be rescued :wink:
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Post by willholderogri » Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:27 pm

its a warehouse :)


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Post by tanuki » Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:45 pm

willholderogri wrote:
Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:27 pm
its a warehouse :)
Oh yes ... sorry about this :cry: ... warehouse find it is then :lol:


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Post by willholderogri » Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:05 pm

i only did that so that i could find it when i got home :)


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Post by Oxymoron » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:01 pm

Doesn't look very abandoned!


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Post by paul57 » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:15 pm

I am sure that was about 5 years ago



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Post by scimjim » Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:10 pm

Saw it on Facebook last night and checked the mini by the door which was taxed in 2009 IIRC.


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Post by Geraint SabreGTCse5 » Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:40 pm

this footage was knocking about earlier this year together with some stills but can't think where i saw them........... at the time they were reported as being subject of a civil dispute between the warehouse owner and the vehicles owner, with talk of a possible auction. Footage seems to have circulated again with more interest this time around maybe due to the "abandoned" title.


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Post by steve bryant » Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:46 am

back in 1985 I saw another "barn"" find also in France, lotus, Bugatti, plus plus. the farmer had them stored outside as well as inside with chickens nesting in the cars. non of the cars were for sale at the time.



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