car

1958 Cars

Decorated cars at Hastings Blossom Parade, Windsor Park, 14 September 1958

Austin 8

Nine people, including children, used to travel in this 1931 Austin 8 car – affectionately known as “The Flying Flea”

Barclay Motors Vehicles

Line-up of Barclay Motors vehicles and staff, left to right – Vin Morris, Graham Bryant, Noel Painter, Colin Arlridge, Ray Almond, Matt Tweedie, Arthur Foulds, Bob Cardie, John Thomson, Dick Toxward

Text on building –

“MASSEY-FERGUSONS
SERVICE

Genuine SPARE PARTS AND ACCESSORIES.

BARCLAY MOTORS LTD.
AUTHORISED FERGUSON SYSTEM DEALERS
Ferguson TRACTORS & IMPLEMENTS
VOLKSWAGEN SALES & SERVICE”

Text on trucks –

Car

The first car at Taurapa – a Darracq with a dickey seat

The adults are Betty and Charles Gordon according to Michael Gordon.

Car

1970 Mercedes 280 SE

Car Parade on Heretaunga Street, Hastings

Car parade, Heretaunga Street, Hastings

Car Rally

Audree and Lloyd Curtis talk to driver of rally car sponsored by Auto Fleet Services, number plate GH1429

Car further back sponsored by Normans Menswear

Car Rally

Audree Curtis about to wave flag to start car rally in Heretaunga Street, Hastings, outside Hannah’s Shoe Store and Harvey’s Kitchenware, China and Giftware store

Cars

Cars in Hawke’s Bay

Cars

Various cars belonging to Lloyd Curtis

2 and 3 – Honda Prelude and Jaguar
4 – Honda Prelude
5 – Toyota Cressida used for Barbara’s wedding
6 – Honda Prelude, number plate WD3886, 3 October 1997

Daimlers 1968

Slide caption – “Our 2 Daimlers”

Hastings Automobile Depot

Photo caption – “Allen Bishop’s Garage, corner of Karamu and Avenue Road about 1905; Later taken over by Hawkins & …”.

Piet van Asch, AI Rainbow and Plane

Plane is a Beechcraft AT-11, now at MOTAT in Auckland

The men are A I Rainbow, mayor of Hastings and Piet Van Asch of Aerial Mapping. The car is Piet’s Benz.

Ross, Dysart & McLean Ltd Stand

New cars at Ross, Dysart & McLean’s stand A & P Show, 1938 or 1939

Text on sign –

“ROSS, DYSART & MCLEAN LTD
HASTINGS
OLDSMOBILE & SINGER CARS”

Car number plates – 72.616, D. 672, D. 671

Rover 1969

New Rover TC, 1969, number plate FM 2252

Singer Gazelle

Singer Gazelle car, about 1956 model, number plate 171.427

1 – Lloyd Curtis on holiday
2 – Annette Taylor and Audree Curtis
3 – Audree on Te Onepu Hill climb
4 and 5 – at the beach

Sunbeam Alpine Car

Sunbeam Alpine car, number plate 262.638

1 – Lloyd Curtis

2 – Audree Curtis

3 – on display at Hawke’s Bay Show, about 1966