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Scania 141
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No: 6806   Contributor: Harry Hagglund   Year: 1982   Manufacturer: Scania   Country: United Kingdom
Scania 141

Another very smart looking truck (ahead of its time) from T Brady & sons of Barrow. A proper V8, that was used primarily to haul oversize loads.
This trailer was an early self steer, with the trailer bogie sitting under a turntable.
Picture added on 06 February 2011 at 07:41
add commentComments:
Great pictures Harry, and a great shame that a company like Brady's are no longer trading, they always ran a smart fleet.I loved the sound of that V8 throbbing along (and passing everything else) and consider myself lucky to have driven one, Do you know what the "S" on the grille after the 141 stood for? or was this added by the driver
nice bit of roping and sheeting on the steering bogie trailer too, those were the days
regards Andy

Added by Andy Wilson on 06 February 2011.
I have just spoken to the driver, and he tells me that the 'S' at the end of the badge signifies that it was a ' special' and was constructed for heavy haulage work. The extra 'S' was put on by Scania.

Added by Harry Hagglund on 06 March 2011.
The S was added by Peter Clarke as a gimmick, it was a standard 141.

Added by Ste on 13 May 2011.
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