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Instruction Booklet - Rootes Ltd, 'Preservation and Packing Procedure for Humber Cars', 1950 Document Reg. No: ST 036625

Summary:
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.
Description:
Booklet with extensive printed text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Anthony Bonica, 1986
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 240 mm (Width), 350 mm (Length)

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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

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