GPO Vehicles


Make Morris
Model FGK40
Type 2.5 ton
Body Builder  
Use Stores use
Registration Number 915 EXU
Fleet Number 18741
Date of picture 1963

This Stores truck is a Morris FGK40 2 ton capacity sided model. Fitted with a Tico hydraulic crane and bolsters it would be used for delivery of equipment to works site and was fitted with front and rear bolsters to enable it to carry telegraph poles. Although dating from 1963, it was still only fitted with semaphore turn indicators, rather than flashing indicators which were becoming far more common in those days.

 

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