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1975 Seddon 32/4 4x2 Artic, Cummins Diesel
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No: 102   Contributor: Bill Clowes   Year: 1981   Manufacturer: Seddon   Country: United Kingdom
1975 Seddon 32/4 4x2 Artic, Cummins Diesel

Popular in their day, but now mostly disappeared with only a few restored versions about.

Location: A50 Uttoxeter Road, Meir, Stoke-n-Trent, long before the construction of the new A50 - a good spot as the vehicles hauled up the gradient. Photo taken by Bill Clowes
Picture added on 20 November 2006
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And you can see why volvo and scania made it so big here when uk drivers had crap like this to drive. Good old days - not likely.

Added by Kevin Williams on 17 June 2009.
I remember them heaps of!! B.R.S Ran a lot of them. Love the "Stereo System" Self taped to the back of the cab! They sounded nice tho with the Rolls Royce engine tho. HAPPY DAYS! (not)

Added by G.M.D. York on 12 July 2009.
travelled the length and breadth of the country with my late father in the 70s. great days.

Added by Duncan Sarginson on 17 October 2010.
in 1976 I was took out in a 220 rr sedden I thought I was the dogs bollocks , I im now 61 and still dream of the containerway days , with the old fuller box and big pair of boots they sorted the boys from the men , every time I see a sharples vehicle here in lanacshire shame paint job reminds me of the old firm, days on the ramp Shoreditch them where the days they where hard but you had to be hard with them , GREAT PHOTOS BROUGHT BACK MANY THORGHTS OF THE OLD DAYS .ALL THE BEST TRUCKER BOB ARMSTRONG PRESTON LANCS

Added by ROBERT ARMSTRONG on 28 June 2014.
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