1967 Nissan 6TW12 truck; Nissan Motor Company Ltd; 1967; 2015.218

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Bill Richardson Transport World

Name/Title

1967 Nissan 6TW12 truck

About this object

Year: 1967
Make: Nissan
Model: 6TW12
Serial No: 6TW12-2420
Engine Make: Nissan
Engine Type: 2 Stroke Diesel
Engine Model: UD63
In3: 452
This truck, bought new by Mossburn Transport, was one of the first Japanese diesel trucks to operate in Southland.
It was originally a bulk sower and then a tractor unit. It was sold to M. W. Hodges of Maitland who eventually made it into a 6 x 4 tipper. Nissan purchased and restored it in the late 1980s. They used it for shows for 5 or 6 years. They donated it to Bill Richardson in 1993.

Maker

Nissan Motor Company Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1967

Place Made

Japan

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

2015.218

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1960s
Nissan
Truck

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