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1959 Hillman Minx Series IIIA, 1494 cc For Sale by AuctionRegistration number 5721 KH
Chassis number B1000195 H/HSO
Engine number B1000195 H/HSO
For sale by auction on Saturday 4th November at Sledmere House, Sledmere, Driffield, YO25 3XG commencing at 12 noon.
This example, offered in Foam White over Pippin Red, was registered on the 9th September 1959 to Mr Eastwood, a director of Wilberforce Garage Ltd of Hull who very quickly sold it to Harry Edwards of Cottingham on the 13th of September. On the 8th September 1962 she was bought by John Dawson of Hull from Ralph Butterfields of Hull for £525.00. At this point the mileage was 23,000 and there is then a hand written note book of the work undertaken by John, greased all round every 1,000 miles, oil changed every 2,000 miles as well as sundry other works, up until 45,000. According to old MOTís the mileage was 83,177 in 1996 rising to 91,159 in 2006; the last time she was on the road, her current mileage being 93,865.
Offered for restoration with the R.F.60, V5C, receipt from 1962, the service notes and MOTís she again is looking for a new life and will make a worthy project.