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1963 Dodge D308 truck; Chrysler Corporation; 1963; 2015.296

1963 Dodge D308 truck; Chrysler Corporation; 1963; 2015.296
Name/Title
1963 Dodge D308 truck
About this object
Year: 1963
Make: Dodge
Model: D308
Serial No: 1707
Engine Make: Leyland
Engine Type: 6 Cylinder Diesel
In3: 370
GVWlbs: 27000
This truck was bought new by Barwood Motors, Fairlie on 31st July 1963. It was sold to Albert Hydes & Sons, Ashburton in June 1971 and years later to Neil McKenzie near Barr Hill. Bill Richardson bought it in 2003 from Alister Stevens who bought it at McKenzies clearing sale about a year earlier.

Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1963
Place Notes
Opened in 1914, this factory was the original Dodge Brothers factory before being bought by Chrysler in 1928. It continued to make Dodge vehicles until its closure in 1981.
Subject and Association Keywords
technology, transport, truck
Collection
Bill Richardson Transport World
Credit Line
From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World
Object number
2015.296

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1960s
Dodge
Truck


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