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John I. Thornycroft & Co. Ltd.

 

 

 

 

 

The British engineer John Isaac Thornycroft – known fort he construction of torpedo boads – started with the production of commercial vehicles in 1896. at first, vehicles with steam drive were made. Beginning in 1907, the whole range was changed to combusting engines. In the 1920s and 1930s, a large range of buses and lorries was offered. Special military vehicles were delivered to the British army, too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year of construction:

Payload in MT:

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Military vehicles:

 

 

 

 

 

Thornycroft Tartar WO/AC4/1 6x4

around 1935

3.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lorries:

 

 

 

 

 

Thornycroft Dreadnought (6x4)

1939-1941

10.0

 

 

 

Thornycroft Nippy

1939-1945

3.0

 

 

 

Thornycroft Sturdy

1936-1945

4.0 - 5.0

 

 

 

Thornycroft Trusty

1935-1939

6.5 - 8.0

 

 

 

Thornycroft Dandy

1935-1938

3.0

 

 

 

Thornycroft Handy

1933-1938

2.0

 

 

 

Thornycroft Stag (6x4)

1934-1936

10.0 - 12.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Armoured vehicles:

 

 

 

 

 

Unversal Carrier

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