Photos from the Lytham 1940's Event

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Photos from the Lytham 1940's Event

Post by muttguru » August 22nd, 2017, 4:17 pm

Hello all.....

I've started to upload photos from the Lytham 40's weekend which took place at Lytham near Blackpool at the weekend. You can see them at:- ... 4#p1678604

Lindsay.....for your information..... the local newspaper, the Lytham Gazette, estimated that between 30,000 to 40,000 people attended the event. That 1940's theme certainly seems to draw the general public to the shows.

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Re: Photos from the Lytham 1940's Event

Post by Horst » August 26th, 2017, 3:47 pm

only in Britain. For whatever reason only the English folks can pull off such big military car events. For whatever reason they have no issues with the past, I still freak out when I see British folks wearing German WWII uniforms, or even worse SS ones. A few years back, when attending the War and Peace show, I could not stand it and left a day earlier...

Ken, I like how you point out the incorrectness of some owners displaying their vehicles. It drives me nuts when people try to pretend a M201 is a WWII vehicle or attach completely wrong accessories to their jeeps and think it looks cool.

1972 USMC M151A2 w/ROPS (ex Barstow) and M416
1962 M201 and trailer
1966 Pontiac GTO
1987 Suzuki Samurai
1987 911
1982 Ford E350 Cutaway Skoolie
Gone: 2xM35A2c, Unimog 404S, Hanomag AL28, DKW Munga

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