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Reeds Corrugated Cases, Goose Green   Views: 533
Ford D Series Artic   Comments: 5
Photo: Ray Smyth   Item #: 30245  
Ford D Series Artic
  This Reed Corrugated Cases artic lorry is like
many of the Ford D Series lorries that were at
Reeds, Goose Green.

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Comments by Bill parr, 27th February 2018  
Hi Ray
Re your corri Ford Iím pretty sure itís Dennis Oxley driving it but canít place the other person
Regards Billl

Comments by Ray Smyth, 27th February 2018  
Hi Bill, Yes, I remember Dennis Oxley. Perhaps the other chap is The Ministry Man, asking to see Dennis`s Log Book.
I bet it wasn't Dennis who sheeted that double deck load,
Marks out of 10....maybe 6. I recall doing a few weeks on
night turn, doing 5 loads per night like this one to Heinz.
Some nights it was a bit easier by doing 1 load to Thorn Colour Tubes at Skelmersdale, and then 3 loads to Kitt Green

Comments by Ray Smyth, 28th February 2018  
Bill, I put this picture on here just 2 days ago, and by a strange turn of fate, an article about Denis Oxley and his
brother has appeared in the Wigan Observer yesterday Tuesday 27.2.2018. Ray. raysmyth6644@gmail.com

Comments by Bill parr, 1st March 2018  
Hi Ray
Many thanks for drawing my attention to the article about Dennis and Malcolm Oxley in the Wigan Oberver. I didnít know that Dennis had passed away. He was always a very quiet gentle man and I notice from the picture
in the paper quiet a large number of truck models no doubt Dennis would of
had some say in their purchase.Many thanks Ray for the information

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