Powerhouse Museum Collection Search 2.53
Category history:

Some users have reported searches being slow to complete.
Please be aware we are working to rectify this.

   

Support the Powerhouse with a tax-deductible gift

Make a donation
Parent object
Toys > Toy vehicles

+ 2003/111/3 Model kit and packaging, Ocea...
+ 2003/111/8 Toy, Skull Walker vehicle wit...
+ 2003/111/10-1 Toy, Spectrum Pursuit Vehi...
+ 2003/111/20 Toy model kit, 'Fonz Dream R...
+ 2003/111/27 Toy model car kit, 'KITT' ve...
+ 2003/111/38 Toys (8), 'Mighty Morphin Po...
+ 2003/111/45 Toy, Smurf figure in car, wi...
+ 2003/111/46 Toy car, Morris Minor with p...
+ 2003/111/50 Toy vehicle, Land Speeder ve...
+ 2003/111/51 Toys (4), Teenage Mutant Nin...
+ 2003/111/56 Toy model kit, 'Sweathogs' v...
+ 2008/158/1 Toy cars, buses and aircraft ...
+ 2008/158/1-1 Toy car, Dinky Racing Car (...
+ 2008/158/1-2 Toy car, Dinky Vogue Saloon...
+ 2008/158/1-3 Toy truck, Dinky Market Gar...
+ 2008/158/1-4 Toy fire engine, Dinky Stre...
+ 2008/158/1-5 Toy bus, Dinky Holland Coac...
+ 2008/158/1-6 Toy car, 'Dinky 'Small Cars...
+ 2008/158/1-7 Toy figure, Dinky RAC Guide...
+ 2008/158/1-8 Toy airliner, Dinky Imperia...
+ 2008/158/1-9 Toy plane, Dinky De Havilla...
+ 2008/158/1-10 Toy plane, Dinky Percival ...
+ 2008/158/1-11 Toy plane, Dinky Low-Wing ...
+ 2008/158/1-12 Toy plane, Dinky General M...
+ 2008/158/1-13 Toy plane, Dinky Cierva Au...
+ 2008/158/1-14 Toy flying boat, Dinky RAF...
+ 2008/158/1-16 Toy traffic lights, Dinky ...
+ 86/365 Toy vehicle, handicapped children...
+ 86/365-1 Toy vehicle, handicapped childr...
+ 91/2047 'Star Wars' vehicles and miniatu...
+ H8141-229 Toy wheelbarrow, tin...
+ 92/262 Toy and box, 1922 Foden Steam lor...
+ H8782 Eastern toys of wood & bamboo. (LC...
+ 95/154/19 Toy wagon with packaging, '191...
+ 95/154/36 Toy steam wagon with packaging...
+ 95/154/219 Toy vehicle and packaging, Ma...
+ A9134-16 Wheelbarrow, part of model toy ...


2008/158/1-15 Toy aircraft refuelling tender, Dinky Thomson aircraft refuelling tender (60y), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1938

No image is publicly available for this object.

Because of the age of the Museum's collection some objects in the Museum's collection have not yet been digitised. Some images are not available for Copyright reasons. Some images are not available for cultural or privacy reasons.

Object statement
Toy aircraft refuelling tender, Dinky Thomson aircraft refuelling tender (60y), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1938
The toy was made in 1938 and at the time sold for 8d in the United Kingdom. Early models had separate compartments for fuel and oil. It is representative of the full-size three-wheeled mobile refuelling tenders used in some British airports in the 1930s., such as those made by Thompson Brothers Ltd of Bilston, Staffordshire, England, from the mid-1930s until 1945.

 This text content licensed under CC BY-NC.

Description
Toy aircraft refuelling tender, Dinky Thomson aircraft refuelling tender (60y), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1938

Toy Thomson aircraft refuelling tender made of die-cast metal and finished in red paintwork with a brown uniformed driver. The tender is representative of the full-size three-wheeled mobile refuelling tenders used in some British airports in the 1930s.
Made: 1938
Marks
'DINKY TOYS / MADE IN ENGLAND / BY MECCANO LTD' embossed on underside of refuelling tender.
2008/158/1-15
Production date
1938
Height
38 mm
Width
30 mm

 This text content licensed under CC BY-SA.
Acquisition credit line
Gift of Ruth & Richard Wyatt, 2008

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
Short persistent URL
Concise link back to this object: http://from.ph/405370
Cite this object in Wikipedia
Copy and paste this wiki-markup:

{{cite web |url=http://from.ph/405370 |title=2008/158/1-15 Toy aircraft refuelling tender, Dinky Thomson aircraft refuelling tender (60y), metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1938 |author=Powerhouse Museum |accessdate=16 September 2014 |publisher=Powerhouse Museum, Australia}}


Copyright
Images on this site are reproduced for the purposes of research and study only. Whilst every effort has been made to trace the Copyright holders, we would be grateful for any information concerning Copyright of the images and we will withdraw them immediately on Copyright holder's request.
Object viewed 568 times. Parent IRN: 2132. Master IRN: 2132 Img: Flv: H:px W:px SMO: RIGHTS:.