On Friday the 22nd May 2015, the Hounslow Family welcomed 8 cars and their crews to the start of the first steam car tour in Wiltshire. Those attending were:
John and Anne Dyke-1910 White model 00 20HP Doctors Coupe.
Steve Baldock and Richard and Connie Knott-1909 Stanley model R 20HP.
Basil Craske and Russell and Wendy Yeomans-1908 Stanley model K 30HP semi-racer.
John and Marilyn Oliver and Vic and Val Nobbs-1909 Stanley model R 20HP.
James Barron, Christine, Ollie and Liam Calver and Alan and Clair Barkley-1910 Stanley 70 20HP.
Dudley and Lynette Watts-1921 Stanley 735A 20HP.
Richard Hounslow and Delia Pady-1924 Gwynne 8 I.C car.
Peter and George Hounslow-1923 Stanley 740B 20HP.
Sarah Hounslow, Jacky Reay/Viv Newman-modern back-up car with extra water and fuel.
Having arrived and unloaded, the trailers were moved and parked in Richard Hounslow’s field on his farm. Following this, we all sat down to a three course meal at the Rose and Crown hotel, where route maps were given out, ready for the first days tour, Saturday.
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