A Bolster Special
am currently rebuilding the ex-Richard Bolster Frazer Nash ur, hpect.il bult in 1939. and incor,rating parts 14 his previous specials. but powered by 4.2-litre I ludson.
He never actually finish,’ the car before war broke out; it would have made its debut at the September ’39 Shelsley, net pre-war photos ot the Car arC non-existent.
However. a post-war Anew,. a Mr. It I t of Leicester, definitely used the car at Shelsley June 2nd 1962, unfortunately crashing on the first run, and since that date the special h;is been in pieces. and some of the parts. Including body. radiator etc.. have gone missing. Gauld I please appeal to vont waders, ha :111N’ information which could asski with this rebuild and with piecing together the early post -war hist, illhe spec Perhaps someone mat remember the car durine spell in the Leicesmi area, or may have photographed it at Shelsky. or. dare I hope. may even know what happened to some of the missing ion-c ,,tich as the plated shell Hudson radiamr. which Richard Bolster tmed rrrrginablv
Ai premed I have only one photo to assist me. — tlearS1,11: NA, Ili the lina,ain,
body, and an almost useless photostat of the car in the She’s’, paddock (No. 97,. before its fatal run.
Your assistance. and that of your readers. would be greatly appreciated. Llanybyther, Dyfed, ROWLAND J. WEEKS