About the Riley Archive Project
It is the intention of this group that a specific location will be identified to house securely all contributed historical records,information and artifacts relating to the Riley car and to those associated personalities that make up the Riley story.
The Riley family established a motoring 'marque' that proudly carried the name for 70 years, and to the present day cars carrying the blue diamond to continue to give great pleasure to their enthusiast owners.
The establishment and
development of this archive will create a focal point
for research and education relevant to the British Motor
Industry past,and present, allowing community and
This is a project to collect and make accesible the data and archives of all things Riley Motor Car to enable the survival of historic cars from Coventry & Abingdon. This is a growing project to download the pdf information sheet as one of four sections to be kinder to some formats ( and my scanner is sulking ) click here:- cover ; text1; text 2; text 3; . To support or offer items either in electronic or physical format please contact via the clubs or directly
There is a long road to travel between 'idea' and 'reality'. Should you support the objectives of the Riley Archive Project at this initial stage, the project group would like to hear from you.
Initial contact:- David Smith ( secreatry to the RAP)
Nethergate Cottage, Hall
Lame Colkirk,Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 7ND email click
:- Adrian Smith (Chairman for RAP)
Colleys lane, Willaston, Nantwich, Cheshire. CW5 6NU
both pics from Coventry Telegraph Archives who sell copies of these and many more