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#1 Gary C

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Posted 31 May 2006 - 18:23

Not really knowing how else to find out the information, can anyone tell me what the following meetings consisted of? All are Silverstone in 1959 : 2nd May, 16th May, 23rd May, 6th June, 20th June, 11th July, 25th July, 1st August, 8th August and 15th August. Many thanks in advance.

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#2 RAP

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Posted 31 May 2006 - 19:11

2nd May International Trophy
16th May MG CC
23rd May Aston Martin Owners Club 200 mile relay
6th June Eight Clubs
20th June Midland Motoring Enthustiast Club
11th July ASton Martin Owners Club St John Horsfall Trophy
25th July VSCC
1st Aug Bentley & Jaguars Drivers Clubs
8th Aug BRSCC
15th Aug 750 MC 6 hour Relay

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#3 Gary C

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Posted 31 May 2006 - 19:17

Blimey!! :eek: That is excellent, RAP, thank you indeed! Just as an aside, where did you get the info, 'Autosport'??

#4 Rob29

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Posted 01 June 2006 - 06:52

Most if not all of these were televised live,the first year that ITV had the rights to Silverstone.

#5 RAP

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Posted 01 June 2006 - 07:19

Yes, all reported in Autosport. As Rob29 says, I probably watched most of (part of) them on tv too!
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