Monday, 24 September 2012

Dad's Army Van

A piece of BBC history comes up for grabs in Bonhams auction The Patrick Collection Part III at Mercedes-Benz World Brooklands in Weybridge, Surrey, on 3 December. This is Lance Corporal Jones’ butchers van from the BBC television series Dad's Army, estimated value £20,000 to £30,000. TV aside, it's a 1935 Ford Box Van. The rifle portholes were added for the show (CLICK)!


At 25/9/12, Anonymous Anonymous said...

They don't make automobiles like that any more. The beauty of the vehicle can be enjoyed by motor enthusiasts and non-drivers like myself. The fact that it is also a piece of British television history, makes it all the more special.

At 25/9/12, Blogger Coxsoft Art said...

Those old bangers may look good, but a lot of them were death traps. So it's a good thing they don't make them like that anymore.


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