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Can anyone identify this British Truck?


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To be precise, this was a Thornycroft Dual Purpose (DP) fire tender, its role was in fire, crash and domestic duties. Was supplied to the RAF as a supplement to the Mk6 Foam Crash tender, carrying extra water supplies for it, and could also be used for domestic fire fighting. Carried 700 galls of water with a Coventry Climax pump with 500 gall per minute output

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No Tony, that is a Mk7 (VII), came much later.


Best stick to Dodges mate :D


Long day mate! That's why it's sideways. :D There are a couple of Thornycroft Fire tenders in the 1966 Chertesy book. So what date is the Mk 6 then?

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