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Ct. Valley Tobacco Museum
Today Duane Adams explained his history at the Conn. Valley Tobacco Museum to Chris, Bob Howard, Bob Lavezzoli and I. Having no idea of the farming process the displays and descriptions offered by Duane were very interesting. As a place largely in Connecticut history...
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Last Post: Jul 6, 2024 1:50pm
by Jim
BBTS '24
Wow! Another mighty fine day for our "British by the Sea", possibly a record setter? I heard 350+ cars, etc, registered. Again, a hearty WELL DONE go out to Steve and Annie for their planning, the set-up crew for getting the show field ready, the field workers for gu...
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Last Post: Jun 3, 2024 5:13pm
by MARVIN D STUART
Cardones and Daughters
A nice day for drive in the "A" to another treat at Caldone and Daughter's gathering of many different cars. Many CTMGer's there as well. Thanks go out to Caldone and Daughters for the event. Marv.
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Last Post: May 28, 2024 5:23am
by MARVIN D STUART
MGA fuel Gauge
Does anyone out there know someone who either rebuilds the MGA fuel gauge or has one for sale? I have burnt out two sending units from this gauge. Thanks for any information. Cecilia Bruce does not have one or know of a repair shop for them.
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Last Post: May 20, 2024 8:30am
by Bill Wright
Woodstock cruise at woodland park and Hemmings cruise nights
The first cruise at Roseland Park in Woodstock Ct. will be on the Sat.June 23rd from 9AM to 11:30AM. The Hemmings cruise nights in Bennington Vt will be, May 16th June 20th, July 18th, Aug.15th and Sept 12th.4-8PM
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Last Post: May 12, 2024 12:22pm
by Grant Legare
Jamestown Run '24
Wow! Another mighty fine Jamestown Run. Tho' a bit cool to start, turned into a very nice day for a picnick on the lawn overlooking the bay. About a dozen or so cars, mostly MGs, made the hour or so drive, pit-stop included, ending at Beavertail Park for walks to the...
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Last Post: May 12, 2024 7:58am
by MARVIN D STUART
Middlesex Lunch
Well, a bit chilly out, but a nice showing of MG's at Bob,s last Middlesex lunch at the "Landing at Main". We'll be back in October. Thanks again, Bob, for your efforts, Marv. (And many others!)
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Last Post: Apr 23, 2024 5:19am
by MARVIN D STUART
mgb stock exhaust manifold
I am looking for a stock exhaust manifold for a mgb dual carb set up.
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Last Post: Apr 22, 2024 8:08am
by Grant Legare
New London Group Change of Command
A Change of Command ceramony was held at the Groton Townhouse Tuesday evening. Outgoing leader-of-the-group, Master Jack, was informally relieved by Master George. A hearty "well done" to Jack and a hearty welcome to George for volunteering. Thanks, Marv.
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Last Post: Mar 15, 2024 6:12am
by MARV STUART
Middlesex Lunch
A nice day for a Sunday run in the TD for lunch at Bob Howard's Middlesex lunch at Landing at Main in Deep River . Thanks for an always fine gathering of people and MGs and looking forward to the next one. Marv Stuart
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Last Post: Nov 23, 2023 6:41am
by MARV STUART
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Neville Tour
Once again, Neville and Sue guided a group of Triumph"s and MG's through the north west corner of Connecticut on a delightful tour with perfect weather. New roads for us, new acquaintances and a historic restaurant made for a pleasant early fall day. Thanks Neville a...
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Last Post: Oct 2, 2023 3:15am
by Jim
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Ice cream run
Chris and I attended the last published 2023 season MG club ice cream run along with Mark and Jennifer. A minimal attended group with clearing weather after afternoon rain, we enjoyed Mark and Jennifers stories of their Canadian MGB tour and beyond. Looking forward t...
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Last Post: Sep 14, 2023 1:48pm
by Jim
Ice Cream Run
Another mighty fine evening for a run for ice cream, meeting up with a good number of MGs and occupants. A bit chilly returning home but invigurating for the MGA. Thanks again to the club for scheduling, looking forward to the next one. Marv and Andrea.
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Last Post: Aug 24, 2023 1:48pm
by MARV STUART
Ice Cream Run
National Ice Cream month, a nice evening for an MG drive, or just a liking for ice cream? Any excuse, plus, as always, great CTMG folk to meet up with. Thanks again for another mighty fine CTMG event, Marv and Andrea.
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Last Post: Jul 13, 2023 6:03am
by MARV STUART
BBTS
Another mighty fine event, enjoyed by all as far as I could see. Well done to all. Marvin.
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Last Post: Jun 8, 2023 5:02pm
by Marv Stuart
Middlesex Lunch
Wow, a really good attendance at Bob's end-of-season Middlesex lunch at Landing at Main Sunday. Looking forward to the fall issue. Guess we'll have to find something else to do on the third Sunday of the months ahead. Thanks again ,Bob, much appreciated. Marv (and ma...
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Last Post: Apr 19, 2023 1:05pm
by Marv Stuart
Middlesex Lunch
Another coolish drive in 'ol Blue up Deep River way for Bob Howard's Middlesex group lunch at Landing at Main eatery. Always a good time. Thanks again, bob, we all appreciate it, Marv.
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Last Post: Jan 16, 2023 12:17pm
by MARVIN D STUART
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Happy New Year!
2023 promises to be a great year for our LBCs!
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Last Post: Jan 1, 2023 7:20am
by Gary
Middlesex Lunch
A nice day for a drive in ol' Blue yesterday to the Middlesex lunch at Landing at Main. And a nice turnout of members with their MGs in the parking lot. Thanks, Bob, for another one and looking forward to the next. Marv.
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Last Post: Dec 19, 2022 11:57am
by MARV STUART
Middlesex tech session
Not a bad day (tho a bit chilly) for a run in the TD down to Bob Lavazolli's nice comfy heated garage for the first Middlesex tech session. Always a nice and enjoyable learning experience, and with coffee and donuts to top it off!! Thanks, Bob, looking forward to the...
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Last Post: Dec 11, 2022 5:33pm
by MARV STUART
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Neville Tour
Unexpected but appreciated weather yesterday initiated "the last seasonal tour" by Neville and Sue. A very nice coastal ride, and then along Lake Quomapaug to the Stewards of The Land Brewery was a pleasant afternoon jaunt with a group of Conn. MG and Triumph club me...
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Last Post: Nov 7, 2022 7:26am
by Jim
The Kitzhof Run of 2022
Well, another wonderful drive in the TD, in company of a few other LBCs, up to West Dover, VT, for our yearly "KITZOHF RUN". The usual stops, Mug & Muffin for breakfast, Yankee Candle for a pit stop, and Shelburne Falls for a walk across the Bridge of Flowers to the...
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Last Post: Sep 26, 2022 9:27am
by MARV STUART
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Owl's Head
Pam and I just returned from the Foreign Car Festival at the Owl's Head Museum of transportation in Owl's Head Maine. They had a fantastic turnout this year. MG's we're well represented as well as Triumph's Jags, Lotus, Sun Beams and TVR's. They were giving rides in...
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Last Post: Sep 20, 2022 11:34am
by Grant
12TH ANNUAL WOODSTOCK BRITISH CAR SHOW
12TH ANNUAL WOODSTOCK BRITISH CAR SHOW Sept 17th - rain date the 18th see www.woodstockbritishcarshow.com
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Last Post: Aug 3, 2022 12:48pm
by Len Sapiro
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Ice Cream
On Wednesday we went on the Scotties ice cream ride in Colchester. Ice cream and stories with club members is always appreciated. A splendid evening for a drive. Thanks Jeff and Angela!
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Last Post: Jul 15, 2022 7:07am
by Jim
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Dust off Rally
Yesterday we participated in Gary and Kathy's Dust Off Rally. We missed a few clues and had a few "turn arounds", but all in all had a fine drive through the north west corner of our state. The Dabrowski team yearly puts together interesting tours through that sectio...
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Last Post: Jul 10, 2022 4:51am
by Jim
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MGB disk brake noise
Anybody have a magic cure to disk brake squeaking? Ear plugs or turning the radio up louder are not a option as we don't have one. Thanks!
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Last Post: May 10, 2022 12:10pm
by Jim
Middlesex Lunch
Another mighty fine lunch at "Landing at Main" in Deep River. Thanks, Bob, for another of your noon-time gatherings. Marv
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Last Post: Mar 28, 2022 12:58pm
by MARVIN D STUART
Planting Day
Join us and help plant the West Garden at Harkness Memorial State Park. This is The CT MG Club’s contribution to The Park which gives us the opportunity to use this beautiful location for our BRITISH BY THE SEA GATHERING. Drive your MG, bring a picnic lunch, (...
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Last Post: Mar 9, 2022 6:54am
by steve
MGA Exhaust Manifold
I am looking for an MGA exhaust manifold. I am rebuilding a 1500 engine which is missing one. If you have one and would be willing to part with it, please let me know. MGB manifold will not fit this application. Thanks.
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Last Post: Jan 2, 2022 9:45am
by Bill Wright
Happy New Year!
Best wishes to everyone in the new year!
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Last Post: Jan 1, 2022 6:56am
by Gary & Kelly
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Jim
Xmas Gathering
Angela organized another fine Xmas Party this year. Chris and I thought the food was quite delicious, and good to see many of the club members. The pleasant weather was a plus as memory reminds us we haven't been so lucky on some previous occasions. Thanks Angela!
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Last Post: Dec 12, 2021 8:41am
by Jim
How do you do this?
Since my first, paltry attempt was an utter failure, I have questions for the webmaster. How does on post photos on these boards? I'm told that we all like pictures. How does on post video on these boards?
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Last Post: Oct 27, 2021 5:47am
by Jeffrey Sienkiew...
GREAT RACE
Here's something of interest for 2022,, THE GREAT RACE Starting in Warwick RI June 18, to overnight in Windsor Ct .. https://www.greatrace.com/news/2022-great-race-route-announced.html
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Last Post: Oct 21, 2021 4:54pm
by steve
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CT BRR
Once again we would like to thank Neville, Sue and the band of Triumph Club merry folks who put together yet another splendid tour through up state N.Y. and Vermont. Roads less traveled with distant mountain vistas make for pleasant touring. The British "Reliability"...
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Last Post: Sep 20, 2021 7:16am
by Jim
Rhinebeck
We would like to thank Neville Wardle for another fine excursion to the Rhinebeck Aerodrome on Sunday. The day started with, what I am told, typical British damp weather turning into a beautiful day to watch antique aircraft flying. Starting the afternoon program the...
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Last Post: Jul 26, 2021 5:18am
by Jim Wiebe
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GYMKHANA IN NEW LONDON
This is from 1938. Where in new london?? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gr14UicsrFY
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Last Post: Jul 3, 2021 9:53am
by Steve
Abington Spares Tech Session
I attended the Tech session held on 5/16/21 and was very impressed with the setup. Frist Ed had a car where he identified the components under the bonnet and what typical failures could occur, then he raised the car on the lift and did the same for components under t...
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Last Post: May 21, 2021 9:17am
by Nabil Mishriky
1979 MG Midget for sale
Engine runs perfectly, no rust, interior mint. Moving, need to sell. 917-570-6609. Woodbridge, CT
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Last Post: May 20, 2021 3:09pm
by Candace
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Juvenile Diabetes Ralley
Once again the Wright team put together a great tour event to Palmer Motor Sports Track in Palmer Mass. We chose the country cruise offered and it was a very pleasant ride. Working out these programs has got to be a lot of work and we certainly have enjoyed participa...
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Last Post: May 15, 2021 1:43pm
by Jim
Spare Wheel
Hi, I am looking for a used wire wheel with tire for an MG Midget. I need it for a spare, so does not have to be perfect. As long as the splines and spokes are ok, and the tire holds air, that will do. Let me know if you have one you would like to sell. Give me a c...
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Last Post: May 4, 2021 8:58am
by Edward Cooke
First spring run
Thanks, Jack, for a very nice spring run for ice cream. Marv and Andrea.
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Last Post: Apr 19, 2021 4:51am
by MARVIN STUART
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Jim
British Reliability Run days 2&3
With the completion of day 3 of the BRR our "A" covered 815 miles over the three days. Sundays ride through north western Connecticut into the Adirondack mountains and returning offered stunning views of distant mountain ridge lines and beautiful farm country that ma...
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Last Post: Sep 21, 2020 5:27am
by Jim
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Juvenile Diabetes Rally
I'd like to thank Bill, Linda and Jack for another fine Juvenile Diabetes Rally this year.Although we caboshed the instruction sheet directions early, we had a nice un authorized tour through north western Connecticut to finally reach Lime Rock Park. The work involve...
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Last Post: Sep 13, 2020 1:31pm
by jim
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Triumph Wickham Park Gathering
Just returned from the CT Triumph Cub gathering and I'd like to say what a nice event they put together. No judging, trophys or hoopla. Just a group of interested and interesting people talking cars, the weather and whatever. I heard interesting stories of car histor...
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Last Post: Sep 13, 2020 1:07pm
by jim
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Congratulations Jon Day
Congratulations to club member Jon Day, his custom V8 MGB coupe is featured on the cover of the latest issue of North American Classic MG Magazine! The car looks great and the article is very interesting. Way to go Jon!
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Last Post: Aug 9, 2020 5:57am
by Ed
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Gary and Kathy Dust off Tour
Chris and I would like to thank Gary and Kathy Dabrowski for a very nice tour through the North western part of our state. It's one of the most eye catching areas of Connecticut with fine roads and plenty of shade trees.And good little grey cell exercise working out...
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Last Post: Aug 1, 2020 1:39pm
by Jim
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British Car Cruise-In
British Car Cruise-In at Abingdon Spares draws a crowd! Our inaugural British Car Cruise Night on July 16 was a success, gathering as dozen or more LBCs. Thanks to all that joined us, hope to see more of you through out the summer. Come join us every Thursday night f...
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Last Post: Jul 21, 2020 12:05pm
by Ed
Oliver Twist, I mean John Twist's session
I just received this in email fro John Twist who used to run University Motors in Michigan, in case someone is interested. All MG Enthusiasts welcome This will be my eighth MG Telemechanic Zoom Session. The sessions last up to two hours. Enthusiasts from New Ze...
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Last Post: Jul 21, 2020 9:09am
by Ed Allen
John Twist ( ex University Motors)is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. June 23, 2020
Received this in email, thought someone would be interested. MG Telemechanic Zoom Session Tuesday, June 23, 2020 All MG Enthusiasts welcome This will be my sixth MG Telemechanic Zoom Session. The sessions last up to two hours. Enthusiasts from all over North Am...
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Last Post: Jun 23, 2020 7:16am
by Ed Allen
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