1913 McCurd 5 Ton Lorry

The Collection’s Exhibit

This Model C 3 ½ ton van is the only surviving McCurd. Registration BC2365, and owned by F & E Beeden of Northampton it was found in a totally derelict condition.

Now restored as a box van in the livery of ‘Tate Sugars’, it has taken part in rallies and in the Commercial Vehicle London to Brighton run many times and appeared in the film ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’.

It is on loan here at the Shuttleworth Collection from Tate & Lyle Sugar.


Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) Dir. Ken Hughes

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