1936 Chevrolet XHRD truck; General Motors Company; 1936; 2015.141


Bill Richardson Transport World


1936 Chevrolet XHRD truck

About this object

Year: 1936
Make: Chevrolet
Model: XHRD
Serial No: XHRD 30028
Engine Make: Chevrolet
Engine Type: Overhead Valve 6
Capacity: 3.5L
GVW: 5216kgs
It was bought new through A. Russell & Co by Percy Larking, a lignite pit proprietor of Mataura. It was traded back to A. Russell & Co in 1938, who sold it in 1939 to A & E Wadsworth Ltd, Carriers of Thornbury. Russells bought it in 1940 and used it as a wrecker till 1973 when they sold it to John Carter of Kelso. Bill Richardson bought it from him in March 1992.


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technology, transport, truck


Bill Richardson Transport World

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From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

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Transport, motor vehicle, truck

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