Own a part of Car & Classic.Investment opportunity now open. Capital at Risk. Find out more ×
Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.

CLASSIC CARS


Series 1 land rover 1955 86" field cable party For Sale

1955 86" series 1 Landrover.
Genuine "ministry of supply, Home office, line layer" field cable party..

All the hard metalwork done. Just engine and box to refresh.

Chassis was well repaired by previous owner and is solid and straight with visible chassis number that matches it's brass ministry plate on inner wing, which in turn matches the registration number on front and rear.

Bulkhead extensively rebuild by myself, with a Radford's top rail 2x bottom feet and 2a type pendulum clutch/brake footwells. Needs a minimal final fettling depending on your level of restoration.
All structural metalwork repairs needed have been done bar dents and a few cracks in the wings where wing mirrors were mounted, as I was not intending to do anything with paintwork just make it solid and safe.

All running gear is as original with 2ltr engine, semi dismantled for inspection (needs water pump, carb and a few studs)

I have also been collecting NOS and remanufactured parts ready for the reassembly including brand new stainless steel fuel tank, NOS fuel pickup, fuel sender, ign/light switch, bonnet retainer hooks, seatbox to bulkhead sill brackets and lots of other parts. Parts like wiper motors etc are boxed but not in pictures

It also comes with a large amount of doubles including rear axle, windscreen, door tops and bottoms, front wings and a second 2ltr engine (siezed and no top end)
And a truck cab hard top (missing rear window panel) and an extra radiator grill

She's a 95%+ complete vehicle that comes with pretty much all parts apart from consumables (like brakes and a wiring loom) needed to finish. The only parts I know to be missing is a dashboard, carb, steering wheel centre and a few off the shelf parts.

I've owned this for 5 years now and have just managed to buy my very first car back meaning this has to go.

Not currently on the DVLA system as I think she's been off the road for longer than she ever was on it. Re-registration will be straight forward once re assembled and MOT'd with an age related number issued at worst.

Viewing during daylight hours any day of the week welcome.
Located just north of Buckingham
£7250 Ono.
Price £7000 Or near offer
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Land Rover
Model Series 1
  Series 1 86"
Year 1955
Country UK
Region Buckinghamshire
Town N Buckingham
Telephone 07779 634738
Status Private
E-mail
Date 28-Jan-2019
Ref C1062423
  This advert viewed 1175 times Login to edit this advert

Similar Adverts
1948 Land Rovers Series 1, 2 and 3 WANTED BEST PRICES PAID!

Looking for all Series 1 Land Rovers Early Series 2 Original/Low Mileage Series 3. Ideally 1948 - 1960. We are interested in complete vehicles, part restored vehicles, museums pieces and all barn finds in any condition. Cash paid and same day collection can be arranged, hassle free sale. .....

  • £1000
  • 15-Dec-2018
  • Wales
  • Trade
1954 SERIES 1 LANDROVER 86" pickup

Thank you for viewing my land rover. This vehicle has been a labour of love over the past six months and even now i am reluctant to count the hours i have spent on it. Suffice to say most of my waking hours have been spent in my garage stripping and completely rebuilding this 1954 land rover. I have .....

  • £17595
  • 02-Jan-2019
  • Scotland
  • Private
1957 Landrover Series 1 Full Nut & Bolt Restoration

We have just recently finished a full Nut & Bolt Restoration of this Series 1 Landrover. This has taken us around 18 months. I had originally set about restoring this vehicle for my personal collection, however due to other ventures & storage issues, I have decided to sell. Here we have a 1957 Diesel .....

  • £29995
  • 07-Feb-2019
  • Gloucestershire
  • Trade
1958 Land Rover restoration services

We are Land Rover specialists see our website www.landroverrestoration.com and we can restore your Series 1/2/3

  • £
  • 12-Jan-2019
  • Worcestershire
  • Trade
1950 LAND ROVER SERIES 1 - UNIQUE TRUE ONE OFF!

1950 Land Rover Series One 80 INCH Registered 26th September 1950 Via Kennings Ltd Stafford / Main Agent First Owner Took Deliver On 5/10/1950 Retains The Original Logbook Original 1600cc Engine Covered 33,500 Miles From New TWO OWNER VEHICLE It Was Purchased By The Second Owner In 1952 Where .....

  • £45995
  • 03-Jan-2019
  • Gloucestershire
  • Trade
Land Rover Series 1 80" 1951 Model Year Fantastic Condition

A rare opportunity to acquire an exceptionally restored and very desirable 1950 Land Rover Series 1 80". When Maurice Wilks, Rover's chief designer, came up with a plan to produce a light agricultural utility vehicle in 1947 he would have no idea that his design would become an icon and launch a .....

  • £34995
  • 16-Jan-2019
  • Wales
  • Trade
Land Rover Series 1 80" 1949 Ken Wheelwright

Land Rover Series 1 80" 1949 MY Ken Wheelwright Restoration ( Part of a Williams Classics Director's Private Collection) On offer a R8666*** vehicle. This vehicle was the 6*** vehicle off the production line and was originally built in July 1949. This is a sage green chassis example and .....

  • £67500
  • 15-Jan-2019
  • Wales
  • Private
1957 Land Rover Series 1 88" Original Patina

A Rare Opportunity to Acquire an Exceptionally Original, Unmolested & Very Desirable 1957 Series 1 Land Rover 88” Hardtop. ( Part of a Williams Classics Director's Private Collection) Collectors Piece! One to be cherished. Built on 31st January 1957 and first registered on 27th February .....

  • £45500
  • 09-Jan-2019
  • Wales
  • Private
1952 Series 1 Land Rover 80 inch - Rust Free for Restoration

1952 Series 1 80" Chassis Number 36660333 Imported From Australia Supplied by Grenville Motors of Sydney on 30th December 1952 this 80" has it's original 2.0 litre engine which runs Serial no: 36102470 The chassis is rust free and excellent as the bulkhead which is also excellent and rust .....

  • £9950
  • 09-Jan-2019
  • West Midlands
  • Trade
1953 Series 1 80 inch For Restoration

1953 Series 1 80" Chassis Number 36662170 Imported From Australia Supplied by Grenville Motors of Sydney on 26th October 1953 this 80" comes with a 2 litre spreadbore engine although not currently fitted. The chassis is excellent with quite a bit of original green paint still showing, the bulkhead .....

  • £6495
  • 07-Jan-2019
  • West Midlands
  • Trade