1949 Ford F155 truck; Ford Motor Company; 1949; 2015.126


Bill Richardson Transport World


1949 Ford F155 truck

About this object

Year: 1949
Make: Ford
Model: F155
Serial No: 8G2280F
Engine Make: Ford
Engine Type: Side Valve 8
In3: 239
GVWlbs: 1550
This truck was bought new by W. F. (Paddy) Wharton Maheno, from Knights Motors in Oamaru. It was then sold to G. Pirie of Waimate and used on his farm. He then sold it to Bill Richardson in 1980. It was restored in 1991.
These 176" wheel base models had the wide front axle and sheetmetal.


Ford Motor Company

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Subject and Association Keywords

technology, transport, truck


Bill Richardson Transport World

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From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

Object Type

Transport, motor vehicle, truck

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