Details of Dinky 991 A.E.C. Tanker Shell Chemicals Limited

Dinky 991
Dinky 991
Dinky 991
Dinky 991
Bruce Hoy
Dinky 991
Dinky 991
Bruce Hoy

The Dinky A.E.C. Tanker Shell Chemicals Limited. Advertised in the June 1958 issue of Meccano Magazine for 5/11. Supplied in a blue striped box as Dinky Toy 991 The baseplate was marked '991 AEC Monarch Thompson Tank' see also No591. Advertised in the December 1957 Meccano magazine for 6/6. The original price was 6/3 . It was available in red & yellow finish. Released as Dinky 991 in 1954 withdrawn as Dinky 991 in 1958.


tin plate base


Shell, Shell Chemicals


Made in England


blue stripe box

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Monarch Thompson Tank

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cast ridged hubs, grey treaded rubber tyres


no windows

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