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1919 - Leyland Raf Type Box Van
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No: 20402   Contributor: Stephen Prosser   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: Leyland   Country: United Kingdom
1919 - Leyland Raf Type Box Van

This vehicle was supplied to Chivers & Sons Ltd, jam makers of Histon, Cambridgeshire, who ran it until 1934. It had a large water tank fitted in the late 1930's to be used in conjunction with the works fire engine.
It was subsequently restored by Chivers and attended the first London to Brighton Run in 1962, where it was presented to the Historic Commercial Vehicle Society (HCVS).
In recent years it has been on show at the British Commercial Vehicle Museum in Leyland, Lancashire.
The image was taken at the HCVS Ridgeway Run, Oxfordshire, England in June 2011.
Picture added on 14 August 2013 at 22:45
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As of 14/2/19, this vehicle is now homes at Whitewebbs Museum of Transport Enfield

Added by Robert Haydock on 15 February 2019.
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