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Reflecting on three rather special racing MG Midgets of the 1960's
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"ADO 47 Coupe"

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Period shots:

Mill Garage
Brand New
Jacobs
Jacobs
Outside Jacobs' Mill Garage
when brand new
With Gerry Nelligan,
chief mechanic in 1961
Two photos from Autosport June 15, 1962
Full chat
Front row on grid
On grid
Engine compt
Alan Foster at speed
Mallory Park
Mallory Park
The tidy engine bay
Engine compt
Chassis ltng
Chassis ltng
Interior
Another view of the power unit
Extensive chassis lightening on the Jacobs cars
The unique dashboard
In paddock
In paddock
1965
1000kms
The Andrew Hedges car, 770 BJB, in a race paddock
The cars being loaded for Sebring
1000kms, 1965
Mill Garage
Left:
770 BJB at Mill Garage in 1962

[ supplied by David Morys]


My thanks to Dennis Wharf and John Baggott for providing many of the above photos.

771BJB
771BJB-rear
771BJB
771BJB-rear
On display at the Abingdon Re-union, 1994
(Photos: Martin Ingall)
771 BJB in the paddock at Silverstone in 1988
(photos by Dennis Wharf)
MG Live 2010
MG Live-2
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Beers
At MG Live, Silverstone 2010 (photos Dennis Wharf)
Interior - 1988
At its home, Beers of Houghton
138DJB-1
138DJB-5
Milne Coupe-1
Milne Coupe-2
The ex-John Milne car now piloted by his relative, James Willis - at Goodwood 2006 & 2010
771BJB-Morys
2 more photos of "771" now sporting some rather inappropriate but no doubt useful door mirrors (kindly supplied by David Morys)
771BJB-Morys