The Abingdon Collection
The Abingdon Collection represents over 45 years of passionate collecting and research and is divided into two very distinct areas of interest. The first part concentrates on World War II and represents one of the largest collections in private ownership, with over 2,500 items on permanent display. The second part of the Collection focuses on Classic Vehicles.
The interesting collection to include MGTD, MGA Fixed Head Coupe, MGB, MGC, Opel Manta, Porsche 911 SC, BMW, Ford Capri and a wide variety of 1950’s and 60’s collectables. The Collection is complemented by over 500 die cast model cars, photographs and automobilia; it also includes Harley Davidson, Triumph, and Kawasaki Motorcycles.
1957 MGA Fixed Head Coupe
1978 Porsche 911 SC
1986 Opel Manta GTE
1983 Ford Capri 2.8i
1997 BMW 328i (show car)
2010 Mazda MX5 (anniversary model)
1972 Triumph Bonneville
1993 Kawasaki 1000 Highway Patrol Bike
2006 Harley Davidson Low Rider
1967 Sidecar unit
All vehicles are in fully restored condition.
The Collection is complemented by over 500 die cast model cars, photographs, enamel signs, jukeboxes, radios and automobilia.
If you lived through the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s or just like big boy’s toys, then there is definitely something here for you.
The second part of the collection concentrates on World War Two and represents one of the largest collections in private ownership, with over 3000 items on permanent display.
Now 7O years after the war ended, many have forgotten the supreme sacrifice that so many had to make. This collection is in memory of them all. The collection also contains many rare exhibits from the First World War trenches and we provide a guided tour through the period. Groups and individuals are very welcome to take a 'walk in the past'.
To book contact +44(0)28 8224 3373.