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Details of Dinky 257 Canadian Fire Chief`s Car

Dinky 257
 Bunnywrn
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Terry
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Dinky 257
 Richard Philips
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Maestro
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Richard Philips
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Chris R
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Chris R
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Dinky 257
 Bruce Hoy
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Ronald Ochoa
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Peter Leach
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Peter Leach
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Peter Leach
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Peter Leach
Dinky 257
Dinky 257
 Peter Leach
Dinky 257

The Dinky Canadian Fire Chief`s Car. Although Meccano made no announcement when this model was released, it is thought that it became available in December 1959. It first appeared in a price list dated March 1960, although an Australian catalogue depicted the model at an Australian price of 6/- in August 1959. Various price changes took place during its production life.

Priced at 3/6 on the February 1961 price list. It last appeared in the 1968 catalogue priced at 4/6. The door transfers can be either yellow or white, and the roof light can be either small or large. The original price was 5/9 . It was available in red finish. Released as Dinky 257 in 1959 withdrawn as Dinky 257 in 1968.

Base:

tin plate base

Markings:

fire chief

Model features:

roof light

Organisation:

fire and rescue

Origin:

Made in England

Packaging:

cardboard box

Vehicle make:

Nash

Vehicle model:

Rambler

Vehicle type:

estate car

Wheels:

shaped spun hubs, tyres with tread

Windows:

windows

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