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Members’ Cars

Here are assembled photographs and details of cars of current members. If information has been incorrectly recorded, or if other information is available (see sidebar for a template), please let our website editor, Rob, know (contact details also in the sidebar).

Paul Norton

Paul Norton’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    HTH 719
  • Current owner: Paul Norton
  • Membership number: 462
  • Location: Bromsgrove, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1953
  • Colour: Black
  • Owned since: 1985
  • Previous owners (known to have had 10):
    • Miss Davies – Llanelli
    • Port Tenant (1953)
    • Neath (1976)

Phil Benson

Phil Benson’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    NTA 178
  • Current owner: Phil Benson
  • Membership number: 490
  • Location: Preston, UK

Nico Poortvliet

Nico Poortvliet’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    DH-74-29
  • Current owner: Nico Poortvliet
  • Membership number: 1059
  • Location: The Netherlands

John Castle

John Castle’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    ODV 692
  • Current owner: John Castle
  • Membership number: 1091
  • Location: Hinkley, Leicestershire, UK

Robert Hustwick

Robert Hustwick’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    JVJ 170
  • Current owner: Robert Hustwick
  • Membership number: 1102
  • Location: Haworth, Yorkshire, UK

Dave and Sue Gibbs

Dave and Sue Gibbs’ Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    MSK 250
  • Current owner: Dave and Sue Gibbs
  • Membership number: 1107
  • Location: Kingston-upon-Hull, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1952 (April/May)
  • Colour: Green and white
  • Car’s name: “Mabel”
  • Previous owners:
    • First registered in Leeds (1952).
    • Original registration number was PUB 217, registered to a club member living in Tanygroes in Cardigan, Dyfed in March 1983.
    • Next appeared with the current number plate in Wishaw, Scotland in October 1998.
    • Sold-on in Feburary 2002.
  • Other notes:
    • It has an age-related plate; suspect that the PUB one was sold for a tidy sum!
    • Current number plate is an old Scottish one from Wick.

Chad Brown

Chad Brown’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    617 YUA
  • Current owner: Chad Brown
  • Membership number: 1139
  • Location: Stretton-under-Fosse, Warwickshire, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1953
  • Colour: Grey
  • Car’s name: “Little Nell”

Mike Clement

Mike Clement’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    KSK 160
  • Current owner: Mike Clement
  • Membership number: 1140
  • Location: Kellington, UK
  • Colour: Burgundy

Werner Wotke

Werner Wotke’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    NTA 178
  • Current owner: Werner Wotke
  • Membership number: 1167
  • Location: Hamburg, Germany
  • Owned since: May 2013
  • Previous owners:
    • Phil Benson – Preston

Tony Goodyear

Tony Goodyear’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    792 UXU
  • Current owner: Tony Goodyear
  • Membership number: 1174
  • VIN plate number: TT 27072 DL
  • Location: Whitchurch, Hampshire, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1953
  • Colour: Mist grey
  • Owned since: 2013
  • Previous owners (known to have had 2):
    • Gerry Morley – Hedge End, Hampshire, UK

Paul Burgess

Paul Burgess’ Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    NKA 947
  • Current owner: Paul Burgess
  • Membership number: 1200
  • VIN plate number: TT 19168 DL
  • Location: Blaby, Leicestershire, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1952
  • Colour:
    • Metallic green (Rover British Racing Green) with brown/tan interior.
    • Originally metallic jade green with a brown/tan interior.
    • In the 80s it was black with a grey interior.
  • Owned since: April 2015
  • Previous owners:
    • Registered in Liverpool (1952)
    • Hamilton, Cookstown, County Tyrone, NI ‘barn find’ by member 583 with HRP 547 which was used as a donor car (c. 1980)
    • A McCann – Coleraine, NI (c. 1981–89)
    • E Burgess, member 777 – Cambridgeshire, UK (c. 1989–94)
    • C Johnson – Ipswich, UK (1994–95)
    • D Porter – Ipswich, UK (1995–2008)
    • M Smith – Norwich, UK (2012–15)
  • Other notes:
    • Build date: Wednesday 2nd April 1952
    • Original engine number: TT 19317 E
    • Current engine number: TT 26102 E

Rob and Barbara Davies

Rob and Barbara Davies’ Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    SPK 286
  • Current owner: Rob and Barbara Davies
  • Membership number: 1209
  • VIN plate number: TT 26965 DL (formerly TT 20300 DL)
  • Location: Chepstow, Monmouthshire, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1953
  • Colour: Originally black, changed to white, changed to black, now comet blue
  • Car’s name: “Margaret”
  • Owned since: April 2016
  • Previous owners:
    • Clive Lungmass, Lichfield, UK
  • Other notes: VIN plate number formerly “TT 20300 DL”. Had non age-related registration number changed to SPK 286 and VIN number changed.

David Campbell

David Campbell’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    KCJ 919
  • Current owner: David Campbell
  • Membership number: 1217
  • Location: St Lawrence, Ventnor, IOW, UK
  • Previous owners:
    • Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, UK
    • David Phillips – Near J3 M42, UK

Dominique Soulas-de Russel

Dominique Soulas-de Russel’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    6004WB17
  • Current owner: Dominique Soulas-de Russel
  • Membership number: 1227
  • Location: 37270 Verets, France

Mark Smith

Mark Smith’s Mayflower
  • Registration number:
    HBX 957
  • Current owner: Mark Smith
  • Membership number: 1239
  • Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
  • Year of manufacture: 1952
  • Car’s name: “Mildred”
  • Owned since: 2017
  • Previous owners:
    • Bought off Mark's friend Nick