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Vaughan Transport Australia Foden and sheeted load
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No: 1354   Contributor: Grant Sharkey   Year: 1974   Manufacturer: Foden   Country: Australia
Vaughan Transport Australia Foden and sheeted load

I notice with interest some of the photos submitted from the southern hemisphere displaying roadtrains and the like so this is my effort at an Australian contibution. I forget the details regarding this truck, maybe someone can help. Are they still operating as a company?

Hope you like. Grant.
Picture added on 22 August 2008
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It is a Foden S20 operated by a sub contractor pulling a Vaughan Transport trailer. The shot was taken out the front of the premises of Aboods Transport, 195 Briens Road, Northmead (SYDNEY) in 1970 by the late Ron Knight. I have the original slide in my collection along with all of Ron's slides of various trucks.

Added by Tony Petch, Wilton, AUSTRALIA. on 20 September 2008.
Tony, thanks for the history and background.

Added by Grant on 21 September 2008.
i wonder if this was one of Peter Roberts old trucks?

Added by Harty 11 on 17 August 2010.
My father used to pull single axel trailers out of Sydney to Brisbane for Vaughans loaded with Nabisco biscuits when I was a kid with a KM Bedford had a Scania 160 hp motor in it...

Added by Malcolm Wayne Byrnes on 12 May 2015.
What happened to Vaughan Transport.

Added by RICKO on 06 May 2019.
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