Crane & Company Firework Manufacturers – gunpowder van OO

£24.95

Description

Gunpowder van limited edition wagon made by Dapol for the Bristol East MRC in 2017 as a limited edition run of 149 wagons. This being no. 62 of 149 pristine wagons. Crane & Company was a firworks manufacturer based in Bristol. The company was formed in 1887 by Isaac Crane. Isaac was the brother of Alexander Crane a familiar name to wagon enthusiasts. Alexander was a coal merchant based in Gloucester and the wagon modelled here was believed to of been owned and operated by Alexander in his coal business whilst cleverly providing advertising for Isaccs fireworks company. ERA’s: 2 and 3

 

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