1939 Bedford MLZ truck; General Motors Company; 1939; 2015.135

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Bill Richardson Transport World

Name/Title

1939 Bedford MLZ truck

About this object

Year: 1939
Make: Bedford
Model: MLZ
Serial No: 1377
Engine Make: Bedford
Engine Type: Overhead Valve 6
Capacity: 3.5L
GVW: 6350kgs
This truck was sold by GWDs to Robert McKenzie of Seaward Downs in November 1939. It was then sold to J. R. Lamb of Quarry Hills in July 1948. Bill Richardson bought this truck from J. R. Lamb in August 1987.
Our model was only built for about 2 months before being discontinued during World War II. It was then built again from 1946 - 1953.

Maker

General Motors Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1939

Place Made

United Kingdom

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, transport, truck

Collection

Bill Richardson Transport World

Credit Line

From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

Object Type

Transport, motor vehicle, truck

Object number

2015.135

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1930s
Bedford
Transport
Truck

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