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Instruction Booklet - Rootes Ltd, 'Preservation and Packing Procedure for Humber Cars', 1950 Reg. No: ST 036625
- Ilustrated factory instructional booklet showing packing and crating of Humber Snipe, Super Snipe and Hawk cars for export. Issued by the Rootes Group, Humber Ltd, Rayton-on-Dunsmore, England. The post-war British car industry was geared almost exclusively to achieving export sales to gain much-needed foreign currency for the nation. Along with the USA, Australia was a major market for British motor cars during this period.
- Booklet with extensive printed text.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Anthony Bonica, 1986
|Dimensions:||240 mm (Width), 350 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||motor cars, packaging boxes, road transport, engines, automotive components, shipping crates|
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Engineering Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Motor Vehicles|
|Tertiary Classification:||packaging for transport|
|Inscriptions:||'Preservation and Packing Procedure / Humber Cars'|
|Model Name/Number:||Snipe; Super Snipe; Hawk|
|Issued By:||Humber Ltd, Rayton-on-Dunsmore, England, Great Britain, 1950|
|Organisation Named:||Rootes Group, England, Great Britain, 1950|