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Rusty Bentley found in Stockport garage sells for £450k

Rusty Bentley found in Stockport garage sells for £450k
Thursday 21
21:31 2019

Image copyright H&H Classics Image caption The Bentley is "unusual" because it was assembled in the mid 1930s using parts which dated no later than 1931, H&H Classics said A rusty 1936 Bentley which spent the last 30 years locked up in a garage has sold at auction for £454,250. The car was owned by World War Two pilot Charles Blackham, who took part in a raid on Adolf Hitler's Bavarian retreat, and was one of just six of its kind made by Bentley. H&H Classics sold the "unusual" car for more than double its estimate. Mr Blackham, from Stockport, ...

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Summary: The "unusual" 1936 Bentley was locked away for three decades at the home of an ex-RAF pilot.

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