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Details of Dinky 971 Coles Mobile Crane

Dinky 971 striped box
Dinky 971 striped box
Bruce Hoy
Dinky 971 inner box
Dinky 971 inner box
Bruce Hoy
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Bruce Hoy (Dinky News)
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach
Dinky 971
Dinky 971
Peter Leach

The Dinky Coles Mobile Crane. Renumbered from 571 in March 1954. In June 1955 the price was 10/6, December of that year in rose to 10/9 and in April 1957 it rose again to 11/6. In December 1957 the price was 11/6. The crane was advertised in the June 1958 issue of Meccano Magazine at that price. In May 1959 the price increased again to 11/-, and in May 1961 to 12/-, then a year later in May 1962 to 13/-.

The last catalogue appearance in August 1965. The Crane remained unchanged throughout life with no plastic parts. The original price was 10/6 . It was available in yellow & black finish. Released as Dinky 971 in 1954 withdrawn as Dinky 971 in 1965.

Model features:

2 tone paint, crank operated, elevating jib

Origin:

Made in England

Packaging:

blue striped box

Vehicle type:

construction plant, crane

Wheels:

cast grooved hubs, grey treaded tyres

Windows:

no windows

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