Crane Truck, early (Hornby Series)

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Crane Truck, early (Hornby Series)

Hornby Crane Truck (1925 HBoT).jpg Hornby Crane Truck, 1925 catalogue (i)
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An early grey and black Hornby Series gauge 0 "Crane Truck".

The truck has a black Type 2 chassis, with a grey rotating crane with a black hook and silver winding-handle, and the side of the crane is lettered "TO LIFT / 10 TONS", in white.

The chassis doesn't have any obvious railway company markings, suggesting that it might be a fairly early model.

Catalogue illustration

Hornby Series Crane Truck, 1925 illustration