Who’s roller?.

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9 Responses to “Who’s roller?.”

  1. DON says:

    With photographer Bruce McBroom?

  2. Julio Serra says:

    Yes, this is Bruce.

  3. Tammy says:

    Even tho the colour is off in this photo, that roller still looks more silver or gray to me.

  4. Since 1963 says:

    I’ve seen that Rolls-Royce in a couple of other pictures. It’s a two-tone car. Looks like it’s a gold-beige (or possibly silver) with a dark gray or black top. John’s Rolls was white at this time. Paul didn’t get his green one until later, and it was a Corniche. George preferred Mercedes-Benz at this time. I don’t know if Ringo had a rolls, but he might have. I wish there was a book called Cars of the Beatles.

  5. Kwai Chang says:

    Is this a supplemental car park at Abbey Road?

  6. mcarp555 says:

    Not that I’m aware of. Alma square behind the studios are mostly flats. I was back there once and don’t recall ever seeing an access road.

  7. don says:

    According to: http://www.nemsworld.com/beatles/fritz/fritz.htm.
    “The Beatles and company then gathered outdoors next to the Madingley Club (on Willoughby Road). They first posed leaning against John’s Rolls-Royce with the River Thames behind them.” As Ms Tammy indicates, this doesn’t look like the white Rolls – suggesting that their may have been two parked there at the time of the photos…(possibly two Rolls were part of the entourage for the days shooting…)

  8. Tammy says:

    The engine on that Roller is as big as my entire car. :-)

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