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Details of Dinky 255 Mersey Tunnel Police Van

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The Dinky Mersey Tunnel Police Van. Released September 1955 with a UK price of 2/9. Priced at 3/3 on the February 1961 price list. The model last appeared in the March 1960 catalogue priced at 2/10. Production of 255 had been terminated in the first few months of 1960.

The model depicted is unusual in that no "Police" sign transfer was added to the box above the windscreen. With the box having a 2/9 price, this model was made between September 1955 and April 1957. The original price was 2/9 . It was available in red finish. Released as Dinky 255 in 1955 withdrawn as Dinky 255 in 1957.

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Nigel

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Dinky 255

Maestro

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Chris R

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Dinky 255

Chris R

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Bruce Hoy

Dinky 255
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Nigel

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Nigel

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Dinky 255

Philip D

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Dinky 255

Philip D

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Philip D

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Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Ronald Ochoa

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Peter Leach

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Peter Leach

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Peter Leach

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Peter Leach

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Peter Leach

Dinky 255
Dinky 255

Peter Leach

Base:

tin plate base

Markings:

Mersey Tunnel

Model features:

tow hook

Organisation:

police

Origin:

Made in England

Packaging:

cardboard box

Vehicle make:

Land Rover

Vehicle model:

88inch, Series I, SWB

Vehicle type:

utility vehicle

Wheels:

4 wheel drive, cast ridged hubs, plain rubber tyres, tyres with tread

Windows:

no windows

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