Toy fire engine, Dinky Streamlined Fire Engine (25h), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1937

Made 1936-1937

Toy fire engine, Dinky Streamlined Fire Engine (25h), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1937

Toy streamlined fire engine made from die-cast metal and finished in red paintwork. The toy fire engine features white tyres, an aluminium ladder on the roof and a brass bell. The toy is representative of the full-size Leyland Merryweather fire engine.

Summary

2008/158/1-4
Toy fire engine, Dinky Streamlined Fire Engine (25h), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1937

Toy streamlined fire engine made from die-cast metal and finished in red paintwork. The toy fire engine features white tyres, an aluminium ladder on the roof and a brass bell. The toy is representative of the full-size Leyland Merryweather fire engine.

Dimensions

38 mm
50 mm

Production

1936-1937

Cite this Object

Toy fire engine, Dinky Streamlined Fire Engine (25h), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1937 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 June 2017, <https://ma.as/405358>
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