Image by conner395
1:72 Hongwell Cararama
Tags: Mini, Morris, Panda, Photo, Police, S013
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Here’s a photo of a minivan in use by two tall lads from Lothian & Peebles (near Edinburgh):-
Thanks for taking the time to add your pic to the European Vans Pool.
They must have been phased out by the time I joined the bobbies in 1973, but it always intrigued me how guys who were both very tall and very bulky could get in them – and get out again. I remember watching a man mountain of an officer getting out of a Morris 1000 one time and it was like a genie coming out of a lamp/bottle. It was particularly good to watch the reaction of the group of lads who were givign me and another (slightly built) officer a hard time till they saw this apparition emerge out of the Morris. No trouble after that!!
I remember these