The Immortal Gem

I have discovered a ‘Barn Find’ (as they say in the US ‘Pickers’ lingo). A beautiful 1933 Austin 7 – actually THE most desirable shape – the RP body, vertical windscreen, very narrow wheels. Remarkably this salon apparently has been ‘inside’ since the 1950’s. Taking up almost the smallest space, it is typical to see










them sharing one garage with junk. The