Classic Land Rover - October 2016

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LAND ROVERS

CHALK AND CHEESE
One owner's pair of similar Series Two 88ins that really couldn’t be more different

THE LANDY FLYER
A Series III 88in train with two carriages and 36 seats

SUMMER OF ’69
A Solihull-made 4x4 and a Hudders¬ eld-made tractor

REBORN IN LODE LANE
Series One Land Rovers being painstakingly rebuilt in the Lode Lane, Solihull factory

CARPE DIEM
Part one of restoring the now rare, limited edition, two door CSK Range Rover Classic

BERWYN UP WELL
Emrys Kirby greenlaning in North Wales in his 80in

COASTAL CRUISING
Off to Abersoch in the Series III Abersoch Express!

MUD ON THE TRACKS
Fully restored Cuthbertson, full-tracked 109in

TECH AND TOOLBOX

FINAL TOUCHES
Adrian Cox’s patinated 80in trialler is ready for summer fun

BUILDING BLOCKS
The 2,286cc petrol Land Rover engine rebuild nears completion

STEELING OURSELVES
Our project Series III 88in gets its grille panel refurbished

AT YOUR SERVICE
Plugs, points and more overhauled to make the Lightweight go properly

FREEWHEELS ON MY WAGON
Fitting a pair of the late-type Fairey freewheeling hubs to the Hi-Cap

JOURNEYS

LE MANS ADVENTURE
Going to the Le Mans Classic in a Series IIA. Why wouldn't you?

IF YOU GO DOWN TO THE WOODS
Camping with a homemade waterwheel and some Land Rovers

REGULARS

EVENTS
There’s still plenty to do this year

BEHIND THE WHEEL
Toby Savage on the changing prices of Series parts

EVENTS AND RALLIES
A round up of six of the best summer Land Rover events

CENTRESPREAD
The once annual Royal Show in days of yore

VINTAGE ESSENTIALS
A useful and transportable engineer’s vice with a family connection to the author

LOOKING BACK
The AA celebrated its 50th anniversary with Series Ones and royalty