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1937 Chevrolet XHSB truck; General Motors Company; 1937; 2015.142

1937 Chevrolet XHSB truck; General Motors Company; 1937; 2015.142
Name/Title
1937 Chevrolet XHSB truck
About this object
Year: 1937
Make: Chevrolet
Model: XHSB
Serial No: XHSB 7127
Engine Make: Chevrolet
Engine Type: Overhead Valve 6
Capacity: 3.5L
GVW: 5216kgs
This truck was bought new by the Gould brothers, farmers from Otautau. The Laughtons from Drummond then bought it at the Gould brother’s sale. They used it to shift to Kauana and continued to use it at Kauana until 1964. It was sold at the Laughton’s sale to a farmer from Hedgehope. Stan Bulling bought it and sold it to Chas Emerson of Invercargill who sold it to Ron Thornley of Nightcaps. Bill Richardson bought it from him in March 1987.

Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1937
Subject and Association Keywords
technology, transport, truck
Collection
Bill Richardson Transport World
Credit Line
From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World
Object number
2015.142

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1930s
Chevrolet
Transport
Truck


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