Made in Dagenham

1951 Consul dusted off for Jubilee weekend

Published:  01 June, 2012

NOT wanting to be left out of the jubilee celebrations, Ford UK has dragged some of its old cars out of hibernation at the firm's heritage centre in Dagenham, Essex.

This 1951 Consul was one of the first off the production line - and is the closest that the Heritage centre had to Mrs. Queen's 1952 coronation date.

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