Foden FG6 Tipper Lorry (Shackleton Models)

From The Brighton Toy and Model Index
Exhibit

Foden FG6 Tipper Lorry (Shackleton Models)

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location:
Arch Two , Area 27
Budgie Toys (display)
Shelf 4
1950s

A bluegrey constructional clockwork Foden F.G.6 Tipper Lorry, with red wheelarches, raising high-sided payload area, black tyres, dull silver hubcaps on the two front wheels and recessed hubs on the four rear wheels produced by Shackleton Toys/Abbey Corinthian, probably in the 1950s.

Supplied ready-built, the lorry was designed allow disassembly and reassembly like a real lorry.

Retail box, Shackleton Models Foden FG Tipper Lorry

Display

The tipper lorry is displayed on shelf three, with its red and yellow box displayed a couple of shelves below, on shelf one.