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1952 Karrier KT222 truck; Rootes Group; 1952; 2015.272

1952 Karrier KT222 truck; Rootes Group; 1952; 2015.272
Name/Title
1952 Karrier KT222 truck
About this object
Year: 1952
Make: Karrier
Model: KT222
Serial No: 34A0020
Engine Make: Commer
Engine Type: Overhead Valve 6
In3: 253
GVWlbs: 12000
This truck was bought new by D. M. Thomson of Pukemaori and went back to Hart Motors, (the Karrier dealers) in 1953 and was immediately sold to J. W. Clarke of Centre Bush, from whom Bill Richardson bought it in 1999.
These trucks were simply rebadged Commers, which Todds organised to sell through their Hillman dealers.

Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1952
Place Made
United Kingdom
Subject and Association Keywords
technology, transport, truck
Collection
Bill Richardson Transport World
Credit Line
From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World
Object number
2015.272
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