Scammell Scarab Flat/Load, The Calico Printers Assoc.Ltd, model length 110mm
Scammell Scarab StepFrame Trailer,Â CIE, model length 122mm
Scammells highly successful Scarab, launched in 1948 was the modern replacement for the original Mechanical Horse which dated back to 1933. The Scarab, aimed mainly at the railway companies, ceased production in 1968.
Scammells highly successful Scarab, launched in 1948 was the modern styled replacement for the original Mechanical Horse of 1933. The Scarab, aimed mainly at the railway companies, ceased production in 1968.
Scammell Mechanical Horse Step Frame Trailer,Â Â Royal Mail, model length 117mm
Scammell Mechanical Horse Step Frame Post Office Telephones, model length 117mm
The highly innovative Scammell Mechanical Horse appeared in 1933, literally as a replacement for horse drawn carts, and sold in large numbers to railway companies. Rated for 3 or 6 ton payloads it was superseded by the scarab in 1948.
A very nice model of the Scammell Townsman, the final development of the well-known three-wheel mechanical horse. Painted in the bright yellow BR Railfreight livery thisÂ Townsman is drawing a box trailer painted to match the new tractor unit.model length 110mm
Scammell Townsman Dropside Trailer&Load BRS, model length 110mm
The Scammell Townsman was the ultimate development of the Mechanical Horse. It was faster and more comfortable than the Scarab and featured a fibreglass cab. Power came from a standard diesel engine.