1973 Rolls Royce
Silver Shadow ( SRH16504 ), 83,000 miles, owned for 40 years father and
A truly charming example which has been with
the father and son for the last 40 years and maintained meticulously,
serviced every year regardless of mileage.
The car has covered 83,000 miles with the most extensive service records,
an A4 binder containing the service book and further service invoices
which demonstrate maintenance at 2556, 7263, 13783, 17147, 23798, 28537,
31574, 37865, 50160, 50770, 52170, 52912, 53840, 54603, 56179, 57398,
58981, 59161, 59247, 60297, 60672, 61254, 61648, 61774, 63683, 63854,
64665, 66440, 67773, 68638, 69591, 69982, 71233, 71408, 72057, 72296,
73527, 74084, 74347, 75088, 75385, 75968, 76283, 77136, 77239, 77743,
77940, 78305, 78458, 78744, 78926, 79130, 79263, 79401, 79498, 79552,
79827, 80423, 80843, 81751, 82088, 82535, 83032, 83255, 83349 and finally
83400. Incredibly there are 4 or 5 additional service invoices in the
folder which do not state a mileage so we have omitted these from the list
! All servicing has been carried out by Rolls Royce specialists. In addition to the service
records we have a
collection of old MOT's and other pertinent documentation.
Needless to say with such meticulous
maintenance history, the car drives beautifully and has that wonderful
classic Rolls Royce charm which only the early Shadows can convey, perfect
for those sunny Sunday outings.
Purchased by the father in
1981 and left to the son upon his passing, the son has kept the car for 13
years before recently trading up to our Bentley Continental GT, 40 years
ownership in total between father and son.
Finished in shell grey
with black hide the car presents very well, the leather showing a lovely
period patina and totally original throughout.
Typical specification of
the period including electric seats, electric windows, fog lamps, original
radio and 8 track etc. A battery conditioner is also included in the sale.
two keys, original book pack containing the full compliment of owners
manuals, original service book and extensive history folder.
Offered for sale for the
first time in 40 years, this is a very well cared for car, ideal for those
The car will be inspected and
prepared by an independent specialist and
supplied with a new MOT with no advisory notices.
Over 30 full screen images on our website :
We are a family business established over 30 years,
Rolls Royce and Bentley specialists. Up to 50 cars stocked, all indoors,
viewing by appointment.
Price : £17,995