Crawford's Biscuit Van, 1920s (Hornby Series)

From The Brighton Toy and Model Index
Exhibit

Crawford's Biscuit Van, 1920s (Hornby Series)

[[file:|180px|link=https://www.brightontoymuseum.co.uk/w/images/]] Crawford's Biscuit Van, 1925 catalogue [[:file:|(i)]]
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location:
Arch Four , Area 37
Hornby Wall (display)
Shelf 4

A red Hornby Series gauge 0 "Type 2" chassis "CRAWFORD'S BISCUITS" Wagon with white roof, black base and wheels, and gold lettering with a thin black outline, introduced in 1924. In the bottom left corner is a gold Royal crest with "BY APPOINTMENT" in black letters.

The wagon has hinged opening central side doors with small rounded folded-and-pressed handles.

There is a gold sticker, rectangular with rounded corners and red border, at one end of the black bed, "HORNBY / SERIES".

The van is located on track one (nearest the front) of shelf four.

Catalogue image

[[File:|thumb|center|Hornby Crawfords Biscuit Van, 1925 Hornby Book of Trains|480px|link=https://www.brightontoymuseum.co.uk/w/images/]]

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