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MG roadster, soft top; MG Works; 23.10.1980AD; BMHT Loan.1

MG roadster, soft top; MG Works; 23.10.1980AD; BMHT Loan.1MG roadster, soft top; MG Works; 23.10.1980AD; BMHT Loan.1
Name/Title
MG roadster, soft top
About this object
MG roadster, soft top. Colour bronze with orange upholstery. This car rolled off the MG production line on 23 October 1980. It was the last MGB Roadster made in Abingdon and one of a small number of bronze LE cars.
Maker Role
manufacturer
Date Made
20th Century
Modern
23.10.1980AD
Place Notes
Made at the MG works in Abingdon-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.
Medium and Materials
metal
Style and Iconography
MG cars
Subject and Association Keywords
Abingdon-on-Thames
MG Works
20th century
car
Collection
British Motor Heritage Trust
Credit Line
On loan from the British Motor Heritage Trust Collection. This display was made possible by the generous sponsorship of British Motor Heritage Limited who dismantled the car and made a special cradle for the body shell which was carefully slipped through a first floor window of the Museum, where it was re-assembled for display.
Object Type
car
Object number
BMHT Loan.1

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