Object Title

Trailer (Limber), No.27 Mark I/L

Trailer (Limber), No.27 Mark I/L

Date

Dated 1942

Object Number

XXIII.36

Provenance

Mr.A.F.Bridge, Retford, Nottinghamshire.

Physical Description

Comprises of an ammunition box, trail bumpers, axle tree, wheels, perch and brake operating gear. The ammunition box is designed to carry 32 complete rounds in 16 trays.

Dimensions

Dimensions: 3 metres in length, 2 metres wide

Inscriptions and Marks

On left locker door of ammunition box: TRAILER ARTILLERY No 27 MARK 1/L/ F.E. (S) Ltd 1942 REG.No 11116 PAT.No 47769 Both tyres are Dunlop Trak Grip 9.00-16 R.F. 3. Standing in front of locker doors left tyre is serial number 5AH 40460, right tyre is serial number 5AH 36563. Note that some of the ammunition compartment pads depict arabic writing. _

Associations

Places Britain