1941 Reo 19B truck; REO Motor Car Company; 1941; 2015.208

Name/Title

1941 Reo 19B truck

About this object

Year: 1941
Make: Reo
Model: 19B
Serial No: 19BS 2987
Engine Make: Reo
Engine Type: Side Valve 6
Engine Model: Gold Crown
In3: 246
GVWlbs: 14000
It was bought new from T R Taylors by James Clive carrier of Spar Bush. He sold it to Geo Anderson, a farmer of Wrights Bush in 1948, and in 1957 it was sold to the Balfour Volunteer Fire Brigade. In February 1969 it was sold to Vic Hubber of Mataura and in June 1969 to Lachlan McLeod of Charlton. Bill Richardson bought it from him in 1978 for a Bedford chassis to replace it for a hay trailer. Parts of an ex-Army model 20 Reo were used to restore it.

Maker

REO Motor Car Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1941

Place Made

United States of America

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, transport, truck

Collection

Bill Richardson Transport World

Credit Line

From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

Object Type

Transport, motor vehicle, truck

Object number

2015.208

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