photo by secret squirrel

Stunning Leyland Hippo heads into the Truck Show for a Great day at Sandown in 2011

  • Nick 4y

    Craig where is all this gear hiding. How cool is that..
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 4y

    Thanks Nick=Yeah they have done this big Hippo up in great Style This truck used to work his life down in the Pits of the Coalmines in the Latrobe Valley and this was the Origingal colour and everything if you blow the photo up you can see its even got the Original phone Number on him 4 Digits I think it was how cool I will upload a left hand shot of him too thanks Nick
  • Nick 4y

    Gee 4 digitis for a phone number back then, cant imagine that. yes more pics please.
  • atkipete 4y

    And the old Euclid on the back gos well. Straight 6-71 GM and all the right noise coming out.
  • timstoys1 PRO 4y

    Very Cool
  • cupcakes2, 4y

    soooo NICE !
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 4y

    Thanks Nick Yeah I remember when we first got a Telephone on at Home it had three Numbers I think and you had to ring the exchange to call someone and then the ladys on the Exchange would listen in on your calls so lots of gossip in those days I was only about three or four but I remember =Thanks Peter Aaaaaah Still runs eh I was wondering about that so thanks for that great Info Peter=Thanks Tim Yeah a real step back in time here mate gee he has done a great job on this=Thanks Karen Yeah spent most of his life down in the pits of the ope cut has not done many miles at all this one thanks Karen=Tim=Peter=Nick
  • klintan77 4y

    The Hippo must be one of the coolest english trucks, looks great!
  • fpizarro PRO 4y

    Excelente Imagem. Parabéns.
    This is a wonderful shot. Congratulations.
    صورة رائعة
    Immagine bella. Congratulazioni.
    Esto es una foto hermosa. Enhorabuena.




  • secret squirrel6 PRO 4y

    Thanks Klintan and Fpizarro=Yeah I agree mate I didnt get to see to many of them so to have this one restored is just amazing a real credit to the owners there were a lot of cameras clicking around this beauty thanks Klintan=fpizarro
  • .O.. 3y

    That Hippo is superb! Love to hear both of them pulling hard.....that Euclid would sound sweet.
  • secret squirrel6 PRO 3y

    Thanks Oliver Yeah sure does sound sweet I did get some Video of him mate which I will upload soon for you thanks Oliver
  • .O.. 3y

    Excellent.

    Here's some 671 music for you!

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=HF9HzghXuQg&feature=related
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