Tractor & Construction Plant Wiki

List of companies that build or built vehicle bodies and trailers in the UK. This includes commercial vehicles and public service vehicles (Buses) and coaches.

Coach and Bodybuilders
Company name location product website (if applicable)
Alperson Products, Ltd. ? ? na
Andover Trailers Andover Hampshire Low loaders & trailers na
Anthony Hoists, Ltd. ? ? na
A.P.V. Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Appleyard of Leeds, Ltd. Leeds bodybuilder & car dealers ?
Arlington Bodybuilders, Ltd. ? ? na
Autolifts and Engineering Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Walter Alexander Coachbuilders Falkirk Coachbuilder na
J. C. Beadle (Coachbuilders), Ltd. Dartford, Kent Coachbuilders and Motor dealers na
Boalloy ? ? na
Bonallack and Sons, Ltd. ? ? na
Bowyer Bros. (Congleton), Ltd. ? ? na
British Light Steel Pressings, Ltd. ? ? na
British Trailer Co., Ltd. ? ? na
J. Brockhouse and Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Bromilow and Edwards, Ltd. ? ? na
Burlingham, H. V., Ltd. ? ? na
Butterfield, W. P., Ltd. ? ? na
Carbodies, Ltd. ? ? na
Carmichael and Sons (Worcester), Ltd. Worcestershire ? na
Carrimore Six Wheelers, Ltd. North Finchley, London Trailers na
Cocker of Southport, Ltd. Southport Lancashire ? na
Cranes (Dereham), Ltd. Derham, Norfolk Trailers na
Cunard Commercial Body Building Co. ? ? na
Darham Industries (London), Ltd. ? ? na
Dennis Brothers Guildford Commercial Vehicles na
Dixon-Bate, B., Ltd. ? Towing equipment na
Duple Motor Bodies, Ltd. ? ? na
Duramin Engineering Co., Ltd. Park Royal, London Aluminium alloy bodies & components na
Dyson, R. A., and Co., Ltd. Liverpool Trailers na
Eagle Engineering Co., Ltd. Warwick Trailers, Aerial Platforms na
Edwards Bros. (Tippers), Ltd. ? Tippers na
Express Motor and Body Works, Ltd. ? ? na
Hands (Letchworth), Ltd. Letchworth Trailers na
Harrington, Thomas, Ltd. ? Bus and Coach bodies na
Holmes (Preston), Ltd. ? ? na
J. H. Jennings and Son, Ltd. Sandbach, Cheshire ERF Lorry cabs na
Kennings, Ltd. Chesterfield ? na
Kingsland and Sons (Camberwell), Ltd. ? ? na
King Trailers Market Harborough Low loader & Trailer manufacturers na
Levers Garages, Ltd. ? ? na
Lomas, Herbert, Ltd. ? ? na
Mann Egerton and Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Marshalls Flying School, Ltd. Cambridge ? na
Martin Walter, Ltd. Folkestone Dormobile, Workabus etc na
Metropolitan-Cammell Carriage and Wagon Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Massey Truck Engineering (MTE) Ltd Halfway, nr Sheffiled specialist truck bodies for utility contactors with truck cranes na
Mulliners, Ltd. Birmingham Coachbuilder na
Multiwheelers (Commercial Vehicles) ? Body builder - took over William Beardmore & Co.'s Lorry division? na
G. E. Neville and Son, Ltd. ? ? na
Neville-Charnold, Ltd Mansfield Tipper bodies na
Normand, Ltd. ? ? na
Northern Counties Motor and Engineering Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Park Royal Vehicles, Ltd. London Coachbuilders na
Pilot Works Ltd. ? ? na
Plaxtons (Scarborough), Ltd. Scarborough Yorkshire Bus & Coach bodybuilders na
Rea1 (Coachbuilders), Ltd. ? ? na
Reynolds, W. J., (Motors), Ltd. ? ? na
Robson, W. and T., Ltd. ? ? na
Roe, Charles H., Ltd. Leeds Bus bodies na
Scammell, G., and Nephew, Ltd. Spitalfields then Watford Lorries and trailers na
Sparshatt, J. H., and Sons, Ltd. ? ? na
Spenborough Engineering Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Spurling Motor Bodies, Ltd. ? ? na
Steel Barrel Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Strachans Successors, Ltd. ? ? na
Taskers of Andover (1932) Ltd. Andover Hampshire Trailers na
Telehoist, Ltd. Cheltenham Skip loaders, tipping gear na
Thompson Bros. (Bilston), Ltd. Bilston Notts. Tipper bodies na
University Commercials and Coachwork, Ltd. ? ? na
Wadham Bros., Ltd. ? ? na
Walker, B., and Son, Ltd. ? ? na
Weston Works (Birmingham), Ltd. ? ? na
Weymann's, Ltd. ? Coachwork licencees na
Whitson, James, and Co., Ltd. ? ? na
Willowbrook, Ltd. ? Coachbuilders na
Windovers, Ltd. London Coachbuilders na
Wood Hoists, Ltd. ? ? na
Yeates, W. S., Ltd. ? ? na

References/ sources

Based on list from 1954 Commercial Motor Show on Graces Guide-