Morris 8 1937

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Lot No: 41

At a Glance:

Year Make Model Mileage SOLD FOR
1937 Morris 8 72,582 (Not Warranted) £6650.00 + buyers premium


This delightful Morris 8 is finished in two-tone, burgundy over black with read leather upholstery. She benefits from a sunshine roof, opening front windscreen and “easy clean” wheels. There are invoices for retrimming in leather for £1300 and overhaul of the gear box including new clutch and UJ’s for £1189.00 carried out in 2014. See appendix listed by the vendor.

Auctioneers notes: This car is only coming to the market due to ill health in the family. The vendor has owned the car for 4 years. There is little known early history, but a MOT issued in 3/13 (with no advisories) mileage 71462 shows no previous MOT’s listed which suggests she was laid up possibly for a considerable time and that the restoration was carried out probably between 2012/2014. She is crying out for somebody to use and love her. Sadly, there is no paperwork to back up my theory, but I think you will agree with me when you see her that whoever carried out this restoration really new his business. Please view,but make an appointment first please.

Appendix: Work carried out by the vendor
Reconditioned radiator fitted 2014, modified steering box adaptor fitted 2016, new petrol pump fitted 2016, new electronic voltage regulator cutout fitted 2016, new carpets 2014, new upholstery 2014, reconditioned gearbox + propshaft fitted 2014, new condenser 2015, new float kit fitted 2015, engine de-coked with new head gasket etc 2016, stainless steel exhaust system fitted. Converted from 6 volt to 12 volt electrics.

Full Details:

Lot No. 41
Auction 26th October 2018 - 94% SOLD
Vehicle Make Morris
Vehicle Model 8
Year of Manufacture 1937
Mileage 72,582 (Not Warranted)
Registration EKE682
Date first Registered 10-09-1937
Chassis Number S2E166923
Engine Number A87598
Estimated Sale Price £5750 - 6500

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