1948 Thornycroft Sturdy ZETR6 truck; Transport Equipment (Thornycroft) Ltd; 1948...


1948 Thornycroft Sturdy ZETR6 truck

About this object

Year: 1948
Make: Thornycroft
Model: Sturdy ZETR6
Serial No: 49289
Engine Make: Thornycroft
Engine Type: Diesel
In3: 246
GVWlbs: 19600
This truck was bought new by Papanui Timber Company and owned by them until 1971. It was then sold to Gordon Huddlestone, and Bill bought it in 1991.


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

Object number


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