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Full Steam ahead, on board the Harwich - Hook of Holland Ferry, September 2019
Destination "A Bridge Too Far", XXX Corps 75th commemoration
A unique truck taking a well earned rest at The Carriage House, having climbed the long pull up Standedge on the A62 west of Huddersfield.
At 8 / 10 MPH she made steady progress but got there in the end.
Thorneycrft , known as the "Mighty Antar"
Made in 1964 in Basingstoke
Widely adopted for military use, with 3 and half inch pin 5th wheel coupling for tank transporter trailer.
16 Litre supercharges Rolls Royce engine, designed for a gross trai weight of 100tonnes+.
10ft 9 inches wide!
Mighty in every sense of the word
Diamond T model M20 - 981
Provided in large numbers (about 5,000) by the US in WWII, not only to the UK but to all Allied Forces.
This is a beast of a machine , it's 14.7 litre Hercules Diesel engine and 12 speed transmission does make it something special.
Designed to pull the Rodgers M9 trailer carrying a 50 ton payload on it's 24 wheels.
Has to be driven to be appreciated.