Barn Find Road Trip: 3 Guys, 14 Days and 1000 Lost Collector by Michael Ross, Tom Cotter

By Michael Ross, Tom Cotter

Nice collector automobiles are nonetheless out there--just ready to be discovered! unfortunately, there's little or no fact in truth television. That wouldn't be so undesirable apart from the truth that those exhibits are the single television indicates for the barn-find collector automobile aficionado. Barn locate highway journey is the antidote to the entire synthetic collector "reality" exhibits. It's a real-world, barn-find banzai run during which automobile archaeologist Tom Cotter, his vehicle collector friend Brian Barr, and photographer Michael Alan Ross launched into a 14-day collector-car-seeking event with out predetermined locations. It's barn-find freestyle! Roaming the Southeast, they documented their day by day motor vehicle seek in images and during tales and interviews. This journey is really genuine and an identical type of junket any gearhead with the talents, wisdom, and time can adopt. Cotter and corporate hit the line in Cotter's 1939 Ford Woody, the type of vehicle that opened doorways and commenced the conversations that exposed the place fascinating autos have been squirreled away. the outcome? the invention of over 1,000 collector autos and a few of the main impressive barn-find tales Cotter has but unearthed, all observed by way of Ross' evocative images. in case you love tales of automobile experience, this can be the publication for you!

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Modern dual-carriageway roads are safer by one half compared to traditional dual carriageways. & Modern single-carriageway roads are safer by one third compared to traditional single carriageways. & Modern roads are safer than roads opened before the mid-1980s due to improvements from widespread use of hard strips, safety fencing, wide single carriageways, and fewer and better designed junctions. & Dual carriageways are safer than single carriageways. 34 Copyright © ICE Publishing, all rights reserved.

Road Casualties Great Britain 2006 The table below shows the proportion of accidents at different locations and their relative accident rates. Not surprisingly, the largest proportion of accidents occurs on urban roads given the size of the road network and the mix of road users. Motorways have the lowest accident rate. 1 Horizontal and vertical alignment and cross-section Critical factors are degree of curvature, gradient and road width. Combinations of critical elements are of particular concern.

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