Category Archives: Building & Heavy Plant.

Dinky 438, Ford D800 Tipper Truck.

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Dinky Toy No 438, Ford D800 Tipper Truck. This model was produced in a variety of colours, and there was also a Snow Plough front added as a ‘delux’ version. This diecast model was produced between 1970 and 1976.

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Dinky Toy 924, Aveling-Barford ‘Centaur’ Dump Truck.

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Dinky Toy No 924, Aveling-Barford ‘Centaur’ Dump Truck. Part of a series of heavy construction models, mainly based on Motorway construction produced by Dinky in the seventies. Featured a spring loaded tipper action, with a release button at the side … Continue reading

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DinkyToy 984, Atlas Digger.

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Dinky Toy No 984, Atlas Digger. Part of a series by Dinky aimed at the public fascination for the new Motorways opening up across the country. Features included rotatable cab and fully jointed digging arm. This diecast model was produced … Continue reading

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Dinky 416, Ford Transit ‘ Motorway Services’

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This is a Dinky Toy No 416, Ford Transit ‘Motorway Services’. This is the second Transit casting, featuring opening side and rear door, and accessories of road signs and cones. This diecast model was produced between 1975 and 1978.

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Dinky No 279, Averling-Barford Diesel Road Roller.

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This is a Dinky No279, Averling-Barford Diesel Road Roller. Dinky made a number of road working theme vehicles in it’s last few decades, from pictures on some of the boxes the fascination may have had a lot to do with … Continue reading

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Dinky 967, Muir Hill Loader & Trencher.

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This is a Dinky No 967, Muir Hill Loader and Trencher. This is the luxury version of this popular model, with an added ‘trencher’ arm. Unlike most other Dinky Toys, this model was only produced in the blister packaging it … Continue reading

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Dinky 437, Muir Hill 2WL Loader.

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This is a Dinky No 437, Muir Hill 2WL Loader.  A very long running model for Dinky Toys, in later years it was given a trencher arm. The model was produced from 1962 until 1980.

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