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 Post subject: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 11:40 am 
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A silver Wraith by Barker


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 Post subject: Re: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 12:41 pm 
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Sergej wrote:
A silver Wraith by Barker

Must be a prewar Wraith, Barker went into receivership in 1938.


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 Post subject: Re: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 1:22 pm 
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It is a Silver Wraith, which had a pre-war Barker body fitted, as a second body after an Inskip production. Chassis WYA20


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 Post subject: Re: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 1:51 pm 
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Thanks for the explanation Rob :good:
I didn't know that one!


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 Post subject: Re: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Wed May 08, 2013 12:47 am 
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A saloon with division (Barker body 7331) originally on Phantom III 3CP40 and transferred to this Silver Wraith chassis for Miss Mary T Horn in New York.


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 Post subject: Re: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Wed May 08, 2013 7:38 am 
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Would you happen to have a pic of 3CP40 with this body on, Steve? I only have one with a Limousine by Barker body on, in a rather dilapidated state..(some years old, when being for sale)


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 Post subject: Re: Barker Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 12:14 am 
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Rob - no, sorry, no photos of 3CP40 originally.
It had the Barker removed in 1948 and fitted to Silver Wraith WYA20. At the same time this Park Ward limousine first on Wraith WHC24 and then on Phantom III 3BT53 was fitted to the second PIII chassis.


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