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    Garage Sale in Holland......


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    Post by qsamike Sat Aug 31, 2013 9:50 am

    Good Evening.......

    Love garage sales at home so while away on holiday must also have a go at finding things......

    Here is my latest.....

    Now just to get it home.....

    A Dispatch Rider's helmet that was left behind by the Canadians when they went home......

    Not bad for 20 Euros......


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    Location : Twente- The Netherlands

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    Post by LSR Sat Aug 31, 2013 12:27 pm

    Typical Dutch pavement.
    Spending your holidays over here?
    Nice helmet, and 20 euro's is a bargain.
    One little note: doesn't the white paint look a bit fresh after 70 years?

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    Garage Sale in Holland...... Empty British Dispatch Rider's Helmet

    Post by edstorey Sat Aug 31, 2013 2:04 pm

    The 20 Euros was an exceptional price for the British manufactured helmet. Unfortunately the MP paintwork and 'left behind from WWII' story are most likely fabrications.

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