1927 Thornycroft A1 truck; Transport Equipment (Thornycroft) Ltd; 1927; 2015.353


1927 Thornycroft A1 truck

About this object

Year: 1927
Make: Thornycroft
Model: A1
Serial No: 12921
Engine Make: Thornycroft
Engine Type: Side Valve 4
Engine Model: FB 4
In3: 221
GVWlbs: 12650
The early history of this truck is not known, but it was found in Christchurch. Restoration was started by Alan Storer, and when he passed it was left to Bill Richardson. His team, including Ian Ridd, built a new cab and front mudguards for it and completed the restoration. T


Transport Equipment (Thornycroft) Ltd

Maker Role


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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