1927 White 51R truck; White Motor Company; 1927; 2015.282


Bill Richardson Transport World


1927 White 51R truck

About this object

Year: 1927
Make: White
Model: 51R
Serial No: 138966
Engine Make: White
Engine Type: Side Valve 4
Engine Model: GRB
In3: 326
The footbrake on this truck operates on the tail shaft and the hand brake on the rear wheels.
This truck was bought new by the Southland County Council. Garth Stewart of Wyndham got it from Dunlops of Seaward Downs. Garth gave it to Bill Richardson in 1993, and it was restored in 2002.


White Motor Company

Maker Role


Date Made


Place Made

United States of America

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, transport, truck


Bill Richardson Transport World

Credit Line

From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

Object Type

Transport, motor vehicle, truck

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