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South Africa bound…

By February 1, 2023Headline News

Seen here on 1st February 1933 are Alan Gilg and Walter Kay who are about to set off from Liverpool to drive to Cape Town, South Africa in their standard specification Morris Minor Tourer (HF 8547). Just over five months later on 8th July, they arrived at their destination having covered 13,370 miles. During this epic trip and while crossing the Sahara Desert they encountered another Morris Minor heading in the opposite direction and travelling back to Buckinghamshire! So here’s to the exploits of Gilg and Kay on the 90th anniversary of their great adventure.

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