Details of Dinky 621 Bedford 3-Ton Army Truck
The Dinky Bedford 3-Ton Army Truck. Released June 1954 for 4/9. In September 1954 the price rose to 5/3 then in April 1958 dropped to 4/11. In May 1958 the price was 5/3 and again in August 1958 it dropped back to 4/11, by May 1959 the price had dropped another penny to 4/10. In 1961 windows were fitted and the price was revised to 5/6 (Shown on the February 1961 Dinky price list) where it remained until the last catalogue appearance in July 1963. The box shown, without picture was used during the first year in conjunction with the pictorial box. Marked with Royal Armoured Corp. transfers front and rear. Based on a Bedford 'RL'. The original price was 4/9 . It was available in olive drab finish at 1:60 scale. Released as Dinky 621 in 1954 withdrawn as Dinky 621 in 1963.
Bruce Hoy (Dinky News)
Base:tin plate base
Model features:canvas tilt, driver, tow hook
Origin:Made in England
Vehicle type:drop side lorry, military
Wheels:cast ridged hubs, spare wheel, tyres with tread
Windows:no windows, windows
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