Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.


The Real Car Co Ltd - ccts1049 Login
Website Contact Links
The Real Car Co LtdThe Real Car Co Ltd
Coed y Parc, Bethesda, Gwynedd, North Wales, UK
LL57 4YS
tel: 01248308949     
LIVE adverts (26)

1937 Rolls-Royce 25/30 Freestone & Webb Saloon GRP75 For Sale

SALE AGREED A handsome and appealingly ‘out of the ordinary’, semi ‘razor edge’ saloon, in original and correct condition, albeit in need of some attention. The cylinder head will ideally need replacing and the paintwork - although perfectly useable - has a few marks and blemishes. The car sports a lovely set of lamps & horns, including lovely P100 headlamps and stylish sidelights, twin side-mounted spare wheels and a very impressive original set of tools, nicely mounted in the boot lid. Interior-wise, the car is very nice, with brown leather to the front, beige cloth to the rear, headlining and carpets all in excellent condition. Just imported from the USA, but now back on its original UK registration number, ELK 132. We have just had the car completely re-wired, incorporating flashing indicators for safety, it ideally needs a new cylinder head. Can be sold 'as is' for the price listed, or with new head fitted (at cost price), re-commissioned serviced and MoT tested, all at a suitable figure. Chassis No. GRP75 Reg. No. ELK 132 Snippets: Caldy, Carlisle & Cardiff Thomas Ronald Miller (1887/1953) was the founder of Motherwell Bridge & Engineering Co, he wrote “Monkland Tradition” a tale of the iron history & his firm within Lanarkshire which we have managed to locate a copy of! He married twice with both marriages ending in divorce with 3 daughters and 1 son from his first marriage. In 1929 two of his daughters Elizabeth and Margaret had a double wedding at the family home of Biggar Park House (built circa 1798 for Lord John Elphinstone-Fleming, grandson of the 6th Earl of Wigton). In 1929 Margaret & Elizabeth Miller were aged 21 & 19 respectively, their brother Alexander was 14 & their youngest sibling, Joan, was 5! Thomas’s father–in-law was Professor Matthew Hay, a contemporary of Aneurin Bevin, Professor Hay was called by many the “Father of Forensics. During WWII Thomas’s son Alexander was stationed in Burma with the 14th Army, after demobilisation Alexander joined the family firm and in due course he succeeded his father at the helm of Motherwell Bridge becoming one of Scotland’s leading industrialists. The 2nd owner of GRP75 was Kenneth Redfern Monroe of Caldy in Cheshire, he was a scion of the Monroe shipping family whose involvement in the marine trade started in 1897 by shipping coal from South Wales with the steamer Vindomora. After Kenneth’s death in 1942 the car was with WIlliam Logan of Carlisle whose company Logans were well known for their furniture who later sold the car on to Alex Robertson an Architect of Cardiff who during 1966/9 built nearly 1,000 houses on the farmstead of Penrhysuchaf in Rhondda.

This advert has now been removed through sale or otherwise, please see the list below for similar live adverts

1912 Rolls Royce 1912 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost Rois Des Belges Chassis 2082 Array £1400000
1959 Rolls Royce 1959 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud 1 H.J. Mulliner Drophead Coupe Array £1025000
1910 Rolls Royce 1910 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost “Rois-Des-Belges” style tourer Array £900000
1957 Rolls Royce 1957 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud 1 Drop Head Coupe. Array £560000
1914 Rolls Royce 1914 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost 1914 Open Tourer by Hooper Array £550000
1951 Rolls Royce 1951 Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn Fastback Coupé Coachwork by Pin Array £525000
1924 Rolls Royce 1924 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost 1924 Drophead Coupe by Park Ward Array £500000
1924 Rolls Royce 1924 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost 1924 Open Tourer by Hooper Array £495000
1915 Rolls Royce 1915 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost London To Edinburgh Array £490000
1959 Rolls Royce 1959 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud I Drophead Coupe Array £474536
1927 Rolls Royce 1927 Rolls Royce Phantom 1 Piccadilly Roadster Array £470000
1923 Rolls Royce 1923 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost Barker 3/4 Cabriolet Array £465000
1986 Rolls Royce 1986 Rolls-Royce Phantom VI LHD - 23.000 kms only Array £450000
1963 Rolls Royce 1963 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud III Drophead Coupe by H.J. Mul Array £445000
1962 Rolls Royce 1962 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud 11 convertible Array £395000
2018 Rolls Royce 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom. May 2018 Array £385000
1961 Rolls Royce 1961 Rolls Royce Phantom V James Young Sedanca Array £380000
1923 Rolls Royce 1923 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost 1923 Springfield Piccadilly Roadstr Array £360000
1924 Rolls Royce 1924 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barrel Sided Tourer Array £360000
1938 Rolls Royce 1938 Rolls-Royce Phantom III 1938 Sports Saloon by Gurney Nutting Array £350000
1959 Rolls Royce 1959 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud I Adaptation (convertible) Array £349950
1960 Rolls Royce 1960 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud II Array £345000
1965 Rolls Royce 1965 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud 3 Flying Spur by H.J. Mulliner Array £330000
2019 Rolls Royce 2019/19 Rolls Royce Cullinan Array £329990
2015 Rolls Royce 2015 Rolls Royce Phantom Drop Head Coupé LHD Array £325000