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

From

Bill Richardson Transport World

Name/Title

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.

Maker

Ford Motor Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1949

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

2015.126

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

 

This object is from

Tags

1940s
Ford
Transport
Truck

Include tags such as place names, people, dates, events and colours. Use commas to separate multiple tags. e.g. Pablo Picasso, Madrid, red, 1930s.

This object is in 2 communities

Share

eHive copyright disclaimer

It is the responsibility of the eHive Account Holder to gain copyright clearance for any images or content published on eHive. If you are concerned about the copyright status for any content in eHive or would like more information on using or ordering copies of content, please contact the Account Holder of that content. If you would like more information on our copyright policy, click here.