At Scorton Vintage and Country Fayre 2009
|Manufacturer||Aveling & Porter|
|Build date||22TH April 1922|
|Registration no.||YA 3783|
|Machine type||D TYPE|
|Weight Tons (kg)||8 ton|
|Date into Preservation||2004(UK)|
|Original Owner||BRIDGWATER RURAL DISTRICT COUNCIL|
|Current Owner / Keeper||JOHN AND DAVID STATON|
|Date bought (Current)||27TH JULY 2004|
|Sale Price (approximate)
Aveling & Porter no. 10072 is a D type road roller that was built in 1922 by Aveling and Porter of Rochester Kent, England.
Orginally supplied to Bridgewater Rural District Council in July 1922 after several years it was sold to Somerset County Council then to WW Buncome of Highbridge, ? then eventually ended up in a children's playground in Cumbran in Wales.
The present owners - John and David Staton acquired it in July 2004 and it has since had a complete rebuild to it's present condition.
Some of the events this engine has attended;
- Scorton Vintage and Country Fayre 2009
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