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Scammell Super Constructor, NSW
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No: 1450   Contributor: Ron Dingwall   Year: 1964   Manufacturer: Scammell   Country: Australia
Scammell Super Constructor, NSW

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Following the introduction of the Junior Constructor in 1957, the Constructor range was widened again in 1958 by the Super Constructor, a powerful 6x6 tractor powered by either a Leyland 0.900 or supercharged Rolls-Royce C6S, and with eight-speed semi-automatic transmission. Although a handful appeared in Pickfords' and Sunters' liveries with impresive crew cabs, the Super Constructor was a favourite for overseas heavy-haulage duties. This example, coupled to a curious double-pivot six-axle trailer, was deliverd to Quarry Industries of New South Wales in 1964. Note the mechanical hand-signal device on the driver’s door!
Picture added on 29 September 2008
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I was the driver of this Scammell from 1967 to 69 for quarry Industries. I have many photos and would like to know where this truck is today.

Added by Kevin Fairley on 19 March 2010.
This Scammell was exactly the same as the one that as I had whilst serving in Northern Ireland in 1972 but with a King 3 axle low loader with loading ramps.

Added by John Evans. on 14 March 2018.
Thanks for your comment John, interesting I was in Northern Ireland in 1972 for short time on holidays, I have many other photo's during the time I was driving the Scammell...

Added by Kevin Fairley on 18 March 2018.
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