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Found out that there were just 53 Sixes licenced at the end of 2009. That means I'm about 30 cars "light" on my database.

 

Can I ask you all to keep an eye out for any you see at shows or just on the road please? I know I missed one (apparently it had over sized wheels and low profile tyres on :roll: ) down near Canterbury. Friends saw it, but didn't take any pictures or even take the reg. no. :(

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No problem skipper

Cheers.

 

Here's a list of the taxed ones I have so far :-

 

90GOO Green http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y2/Pen ... 010022.jpg

ETR691L Red http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk%2Fspeci ... me2006.pdf

FWO510L Blue http://www.flickr.com/photos/marcasd/29 ... wolseley6/

HCD927N Bronze http://wolseley-cars.co.uk/Recorded%20tens%202000.htm

HWN900L Red http://newimages.fotopic.net/?iid=yd6ab ... &nostamp=1

KJK940K Harvest Gold http://www.flickr.com/photos/7243733@N0 ... wolseley6/

KNJ82L Bronze http://www.flickr.com/photos/macspite/608860627/

LPE325K Glacier White http://wolseley-cars.co.uk/Recorded%20tens%202000.htm

MUC300L Harvest Gold

OEH534K Glacier White http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a219/ ... CF0605.jpg

OHW638M Harvest Gold F sale http://www.landcrab.net/mainframes/main ... r_sale.htm

OYL155L Purple http://www.flickr.com/photos/albertsbite/3859237001/

PAE240M Harvest Gold http://www.shetlandcms.co.uk/images/Cars/DSCF0431.JPG

RUW447L Red http://www.drivearchive.co.uk/vehiclede ... arID=21954

SDY203L Red Chatham Dockyard Apr 2010

SWN344M Green http://homepage.ntlworld.com/davidlloyd ... RE_052.jpg

SXF300L Yellow http://i117.photobucket.com/albums/o53/ ... ile182.jpg

TPL15M Green http://www.flickr.com/photos/rootes_arr ... wolseley6/

UYU223M Purple http://carandclassic.co.uk/car/C102817/

VPO325N Glacier White http://www.flickr.com/photos/38858810@N ... -wolseley6

WNP201M Glacier White http://wolseley-cars.co.uk/Recorded%20tens%202000.htm

YFA383K Harvest Gold http://www.club100.net/selmer/cars/wols ... eyman2.jpg

YUF264K Red http://www.flickr.com/photos/robforster ... wolseley6/

 

I might have missed some on the Internet as well, if you see any. ;)

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Not many is it?

No. This makes it all the more important the ones left are saved.

 

No doubt the Sixes poor fuel consumption (compared to the 1800) didn't help with their survival.

 

Just been through my list again and have found another three that have since been taxed, but that still leaves 27 I don't know about.

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the green ex-army one? Lives in Cheltenham. I took a pic recently but I can't find it.

Thanks. I'll have a look through your posts.

 

I also saw a blue one on WHYST or in the retro-rides abandoned cars thread with a 78 tax disc on it.

Cheers. Will have a look on RR as well. Same user name?

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The vehicle details for SBF 998M are:

 

Date of Liability 01 05 1999

Date of First Registration 01 01 1974

Year of Manufacture Not Available

Cylinder Capacity (cc) 1800CC

CO2 Emissions Not Available

Fuel Type Petrol

Export Marker Not Applicable

Vehicle Status Unlicensed

Vehicle Colour GREEN

Vehicle Type Approval

 

Vehicle Excise Duty Rate for vehicle

6 Months Rate £112.75

12 Months Rate £205.00

 

 

Not looking good... :cry: Shame as it was very solid and tidy car, but had been fitted with an 1800 engine and auto 'box.

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I'm not sure if this one counts keef, since I'm pretty confident this isn't one of the roadworthy ones:

 

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Can't remember if the registration was NAL939M or N.

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Spotted at the end of January this year (and last year) at a village near Redmire in the Yorkshire Dales, whilst out for a walk. The rear end's visible from the main street and the front end from a public footpath. Will scout out the village name if you're interested.

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EAT 440L and HAE 590K are currently for sale on ebay.

Yep. Have this listed as they have the potential to be back on the road, but of course they aren't currently taxed or on SORN, so don't appear in the SMMT/DVLA's figures.

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  • 1 month later...

I went to Haworth a couple of years ago, and these were visible from the road. 154 Hebden Road, Keighley it says............. A6033

 

http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?ll=53.833 ... h&hl=en-GB Just above centre on the lower side of the road in a grassy yard. These images are from last year I think..... Hope this helps in some small way.

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