Ocean to Ocean in a T

The Centennial of the 1909 Ocean to Ocean Endurance Contest

Larry "The Limey" Riches
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Larry "The Limey" Riches replied to Jon Griesenbeck's discussion Here is the Final List for the O2O Rerun 2019. anyone else now will be put on a waiting list
"Great News - Larry the Limey! ( PS Will bring |PG Tips and Ginger Nuts!)"
Mar 31
Steven D Boyd commented on Larry "The Limey" Riches's blog post Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga
"Larry - I have confirmed my attendance in the 2019 O2O with Peter Bernhardt.  See you there if not before on other tours.  Joyce and I will be on next the Winter Tour in Florida."
Jul 25, 2016
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Larry "The Limey" Riches's blog post Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga
"Hi Steve, great to catch up on the tour, and the VFW, pleased life is still good, keep on rolling along! Larry the Limey Riches"
Jul 25, 2016
Steven D Boyd commented on Larry "The Limey" Riches's blog post Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga
"Larry - Nice to see you yesterday at the VFW in Auburn, NY for the O2O reunion dinner.  It was a surprise to see on this list of posts you were at the tour in Ocala.  So were Joyce and I!  Sorry I missed you there (at a really nice…"
Jul 22, 2016
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Larry "The Limey" Riches's blog post Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga
"Hi Willard and Barbara, the more we look back at the Holland Tunnel, the more we think maybe not again! Hope to see both soon, Larry and Christine"
Oct 26, 2015
Willard Revaz commented on Larry "The Limey" Riches's blog post Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga
"Larry and Christine, Your travels in Limey are a true testament to the reliability and durability of the Model-T! Going through the Holland Tunnel is challenging in a modern car, none the less in a 95 year old vehicle. Be careful, NYC drivers could…"
Oct 26, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches posted a blog post

Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga

Hi Everyone,Just to let you know that the 1923 Model T known as the Limey, has arrived back in Long Island, it had been shipped to Ocala in January 2015, it then took part in the Winter Tour in Florida , then onto Jacksonville to visit Amelia Island and friends, before being stored in Jacksonville until until July, we then collected the car, she started immediately and we drive from Jacksonville to Chattanooga, 520 miles in two and a half days, then did the 020 reunion tour, which was great,…See More
Oct 11, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on douglas hauge's blog post r. scott hauge
"Hi Doug, Just saw the posting privileged to meet your Brother in Chattanogga, God speed and may he rest in peace, Larry and  Christine Limey"
Sep 10, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Jon Griesenbeck's blog post Robert from England stopped by
"Hi Jon, It was Ralph who called ( not Robert),  Ralph also saw Dennis Fleming on his way to Leesburg, I am collecting the Car again on the 4th October and will drive the Hershey on the 5th, hope to have a pass for the arena, can you tell me…"
Sep 10, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Dom Denio's blog post 2015 O-2-O REUNION TOUR - NEWSLETTER # 3
"First thing first, many thanks to Dom Denio and his family for hosting Christine and myself on the reunion tour this past week in Chattanooga, all your hard work an effort worked for us, thank you all so much. Now we must talk about the DD's,…"
Jun 22, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Dom Denio's blog post 2015 O-2-O REUNION TOUR - NEWSLETTER # 3
"Hi Guys, Larry and Christine aboard the Limey are just 30 miles from Ooltewah, will arrive Saturday at the Holiday Inn Express, our cell phone is 718 710 2224. Its hot as hell, we just drove 500+ miles from Jacksonville in three days! Looking…"
Jun 12, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Dom Denio's blog post 2015 O-2-O REUNION TOUR - NEWSLETTER # 3
"The Limey started and we start the drive to Chatanooga tomorrow at 6am! Larry and Limey and Christine"
Jun 9, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Dom Denio's blog post 2015 O-2-O REUNION TOUR - NEWSLETTER # 3
"Hi everyone just to confirm the Limey and Christine have landed, going to the storage unit in Jacksonville this afternoon to start up the car and then will start the run to Ooltelwah tomorrow, 520+ miles, see you at the weekend, Larry the Limey and…"
Jun 9, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches commented on Dom Denio's blog post 2015 0-2-0 Reunion Tour June 14-20, 2015- Southern Tennessee
"Great we are planning to be there, thanks for your efforts to put this tour together, Larry the Limey and Mrs Christine Limey"
Jan 21, 2015
Larry "The Limey" Riches left a comment for Bob Osborn
"Hi Bob do you have dates for the 2014 reunion tour in CT? I have lots of dates to juggle in June, weddings etc, sooner I know the better or may not be able to fly over the big pond, would be nice to have drect e-mail contact Larry The Limey Riches"
Nov 8, 2013
Larry "The Limey" Riches left a comment for Bob Osborn
"Hi bob do you have dates for the 2014 and do you have an e mail address for Willard Revaz, many thanks Larry the Limey riches"
Oct 23, 2013

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Ocala to Long Island via a tour in Gainesville and chattanooga

Hi Everyone,



Just to let you know that the 1923 Model T known as the Limey, has arrived back in Long Island, it had been shipped to Ocala in January 2015, it then took part in the Winter Tour in Florida , then onto Jacksonville to visit Amelia Island and friends, before being stored in Jacksonville until until July, we then collected the car, she started immediately and we drive from Jacksonville to Chattanooga, 520 miles in two and a half days, then did the 020 reunion tour, which… Continue

Posted on October 11, 2015 at 4:00pm — 5 Comments

another Ocean to Ocean run

Hi Everyone

I was talking to a lady in the UK who is planning to try and raise £20,000 ( $30,000) for cancer research driving a 1904  single cylinder curved dash olds from LA to Florida in April/May 2013, she needs back-up and help anyone out there from our group will to help, you can check the route on the web site which is http://joy-across-america.com/,  she is a very inspirational lady, can we help?

Sorry I…

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Posted on November 6, 2012 at 4:00am

Mad dogs and Englishmen!

Hi Guys

Not sure how many are still watching the Ocean to Ocean site, but thought I should add a little content, my "The Limey" is now in Joplin MO and tomorrow, if Delta Airlines find the lost bags we will set off to cover about 1250 Miles to Richmond VA, so the car is in place ready for the June reunion tour and meet. I was pleased to see lots of the guys at chickasha last month, we are indeed a "band of brothers", possibly certifiable, but linked with a love of the Model T.…

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Posted on April 26, 2010 at 7:50am

Car sorted

Hi Guys

Just to let you know I have organised for The Limey Model T to be at the reunion, well with luck I am attempting to drive the old lady from Joplin MO to Richmond starting the 27th April, so if you see a lone Limey between these two points you know I started the drive and hope to finish in Richmond on 6th May, thnaks to everyone who offered help and a car for the reunion tour - look forewward to seeing you all in June

Larry the Limey

Posted on April 4, 2010 at 4:41pm

Garage for a Model T near San Fransisco

Hi guys

I am planning to start driving my t back from seattle and am looking for a garage space in the San Fransisco area from about May 8th, anyone out there can help appreciated.

Larry the Limey

larryriches@aol.com

Posted on February 14, 2010 at 12:33pm

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At 5:08am on August 29, 2015, FRANK KWABENA said…

Good Day,
How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very vital to disclose to you, but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on:(frankkwabena99@gmail.com ) for the full details.
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Thanks God bless.


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At 5:16pm on July 5, 2009, Ralph Kemp said…
Hi Larry Hope the old motor is hanging to gether. Your nearly there so nurse it on.
Good luck
Best regards Ralph
At 5:25pm on March 3, 2009, Gary Foerster said…
Larry, found the site and joined and added a few pictures too. See you soon.
At 2:27pm on March 3, 2009, Jon Griesenbeck said…
Very good, will make sure your party gets access. Look foreward to meeting you. Thanks, Jon
 
 
 

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