Details of Dinky 943 Leyland Octopus Tanker - Esso
The Dinky Leyland Octopus Tanker - Esso. Released on March 1958 and advertised inside the back cover of that months Meccano Magazine for 11/6. Later versions were fitted with plastic windows. Advertised in the August 1958 Meccano Magazine for 10/9. Deleted in 1964. The original price was 10/6 .. Released as Dinky 943 in 1958 withdrawn as Dinky 943 in 1964.
Base:tin plate base
Model features:tow hook
Origin:Made in England
Packaging:Blue stripe box
Wheels:8 wheeler, cast grooved hubs, tyres with tread
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