Actually, it was 42 minutes each way with traffic plus time spent....
I came to look on the premiss you sid: " Hi, I can't see any evidence of old repairs "
If, in all honesty you had looked more closely, you would have seen this & could have photographed it & I wouldnt have come...
My expecttions are in all honesty that people should check things out properly before they attempt to sell them.
In fact, you asked my opinion in regard to the neck, which took my time.
I have more than enough experience as a player to form a compehensive opinion.
I will not put any more of my views on line in regard to tis matter as it stands & will PM you my account number & sort code for the £10, which I will accept as a nice gesture on your part.