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#16 by firemaster , Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:09 pm

can't remember if they had splash plates in the tank but they do tend to roll a bit

 
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#17 by Sistersue , Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:22 pm

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I loved these milk floats when I was a kid.




My great grandad had a dairy round he used one of these for Frothy, in Victoria Street, Bordesley.
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#18 by chocks , Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:25 pm

Seen at Cosford last year.

An Austin A30, a Bedford CA and an unknown Bus (I know nothing about buses)

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#19 by chocks , Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:27 pm

Quote: Frothy wrote in post #7
I loved these milk floats when I was a kid.




Think I married the Horse OOPS! Sorry, off thread.

 
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#20 by Frothy , Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:34 pm

I do feel sorry for your wife sometimes chocks

This chaps seems to know it all about fire engines...............http://www.romar.org.uk/page91.html

 
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#21 by chocks , Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:40 pm

Quote: Frothy wrote in post #21
I do feel sorry for your wife sometimes chocks

This chaps seems to know it all about fire engines...............http://www.romar.org.uk/page91.html


Thats very interesting Frothy. So I guess this must be one of those he refers to a "similar". You live and learn don't you.

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#22 by Frothy , Sat Jan 26, 2013 8:14 pm

Looking around for Bedfords.... I found this. I once worked for Boots 600813274_tp.jpg - Bild entfernt (keine Rechte)

 
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#23 by Frothy , Sat Jan 26, 2013 9:28 pm

Nice photos firemaster

 
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#24 by Frothy , Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:00 pm

Alan, your photo of a refuge truck is just down the road from where my brother lives

 
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#25 by firemaster , Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:09 pm

Thanks Frothy, got loads of photos all sorts of fire engines, buses, trucks, planes, canal boats,
always looking for photos of birmingham dustcarts, lots of electric vehicles but short on 1950's austin K4's my Dad
drove one at lifford lane depot.

 
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#26 by Frothy , Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:14 pm

I'll take my new camera out and take some photos for you.

 
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#27 by firemaster , Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:58 pm

thanks Frothy, but i think they are all gone to scrap now.

 
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#28 by chocks , Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:35 am

I've not seen that one before Frothy. Looks like an Austin K2. Do you mind if I save that one?

 
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#29 by chocks , Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:38 am

Here's some more Birmingham Dustcarts from days gone by. Hope youv'e not seen these before Firemaster.

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#30 by signman ( deleted ) , Sun Jan 27, 2013 1:52 pm

Here's a few of the vehicles I've worked on.

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