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VINTAGE RALLY   Views: 895
VTNTAGE RALLY   Comments: 3
Photo: GE0FF GASKELL   Item #: 30221  
 
VTNTAGE RALLY

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  VINTAGE RALLY MARKET SQUARE 1984  

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Comments by Ray Smyth, 13th February 2018  
Geoff...Great picture, The WW2 Bedford tanker is fitted with
a framework on which a canvas tilt can be fitted to make it
less obvious that it was carrying petrol, when fuel was very
scarce, and also the canvas would serve as camouflage.
The Leyland Tiger bus at the rear was new to Ribble, and later passed to Southport Corporation to be converted to an
open topper for the promenade and seafront service.

Comments by Phil, 14th February 2018  
The big wheel hasn't been installed outside Wigan Tech yet.

Comments by Joseph, 14th February 2018  
The Bedford OYC army truck is a water/petrol bowser from Bedford's O series from 1939, the OYD variant was for general service. An excellent workhorse in any role.

 
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