1961 Seddon MKV L Flatbed Lorry
Fully restored and presented in absolutely beautiful condition,
having been the subject of an excellent and extensive restoration.
All credit due to its resurrector! Built in January 1961, equipped
with a 5 litre Perkins P6305 diesel engine and now has a David Brown
five speed gearbox with AEC step up. Centre mounted gearbox, to
increase gearing for more comfortable cruising. Supplied new by
Barton Motors to English Electric of Preston. Being sold in 1967 for
farm use, transporting hay, based in Hereford. Being laid up in 1972
and falling into disrepair. After 42 years, in 2014, it was
purchased by the last owner who has carried out a full nut and bolt
restoration. The vehicle now presents in exceptional condition and
was driven to ourselves.