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The start of it all....Houndog 1
Alan Currans

Houndog 2
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Houndog 2
Nobby in hat and "Bootsie" Herridge in white T Shirt
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A magazine scan from the archives!


Jez Batch
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From an old magazine

Jez Batch
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'Dog 3 in pits

 

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Houndog 3

 

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It appears Houndog 3 is being pushed over the finish line, much to the delight of a jumping Nobby

Jez Batch

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Houndog 4
Press cutting from December 1968 edition of Drag Racing & Hot Rod
Alan Currans
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Houndog 5
Late night burnout...up close to "The Barn"

 

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Another magazine extract


Jez Batch

 

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Another magazine extract
(Nobby..or Norman as he is referred to.. is far left)
Jez Batch

 

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Believed to be an old Houndog..not sure of number

(info. received that this is not a Houndog...any other comments?)

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Houndog 4

Nobby Hills
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4 Ready for a push start

Owen Hayward

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Driver Mike Hutcherson getting instruction from the boss....
Owen Hayward

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Before the days of enclosed trailers...

Owen Hayward
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Pit shot of 4

Owen Hayward
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Another pit shot

Owen Hayward
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Funny angle of front wheels!

Owen Hayward
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Houndog 5 under construction
Nobby Hills
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The smokey ones from days gone by, Number 5 this time...by what he said to me one of his favouites

Nobby Hills

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Nobby and Owen...
a youthful Nobby and Owen
 (that'll get me into trouble !)

Nobby Hills



Houndog 3and young spectators

Barry George
 



Nobby and crew pull Dog 3 back

Barry George
 



Houndog 3 at speed

Barry George
 



Houndog 4 in pits

Barry George
 



Houndog 5, a beauty

Alan Peck
 



At SLD Oldings

Richard Hayward



At SLD Oldings

Richard Hayward



Nobby tinkering....

Richard Hayward



At the top end, Santa Pod....

Richard Hayward



More from SLD Oldings

Richard Hayward