Thanks all for help. Feel confident about what I need to do.
Matt - yes, I thought I knew, but just wanted confirmation before I went out and spent any money
Scilly - don't worry, I didn't think that, I probably should have used a smiley to show I wasn't being funny
A freewheel seems a much better idea.
gf ordered me Brooks saddle and matching bar tape for my birthday last night, can't wait to start building!
Tiermat: You have just convinced me to never sell the love of my life, my 96 Pine mountain