1953 Bedford OLB truck; General Motors Company; 1953; 2015.224


1953 Bedford OLB truck

About this object

Year: 1953
Make: Bedford
Model: OLB
Serial No: 253185
Engine Make: Bedford
Engine Type: Overhead Valve 6
In3: 214
GVWlbs: 19488
It was bought new by D & C Hammond, farmers East Limehills, and Bill Richardson bought it off them in 1998.
This truck has a 2 speed Eaton axle and is a late model in this series.


General Motors Company

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Date Made


Place Made

United Kingdom

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, transport, truck

Named Collection

Bill Richardson Transport World

Credit Line

From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

Object Type

Transport, motor vehicle, truck

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