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UNIQUE ID 2186: FV4101 CHARIOTEER TANK DESTROYER

Isle of Wight Military History Museum, Cowes, Britain

(Location: External Storage Area)


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Unique ID: 2186
Added to Database: 5 April 2012
Last Edited: 5 June 2012
Type (ID): FV4101 Charioteer (3350)
Model (ID): Charioteer (3350)
Location Category (ID): Isle of Wight Military History Museum (3100)
Location (ID): External Storage Area (3104)
Serial Number:
Registration: T130751?: “130751-\7” just visible painted on hull rear.
Name:
Other Identification: “٣٠” (30 in Arabic) painted on hull front. Numbers faintly visible painted on nose. Painted overall desert sand.
Collection Reference:
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Location History:
(see map)

1: Leyland Motors, Farington, Lancashire, North West England, Britain (Primary manufacturer of Cromwell chassis)
2: Royal Ordnance Factory, Barnbow, Crossgates, Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber, Britain (Conversion by ROF - assumed Leeds)
3: Unknown Location, Jordan (Dates unknown)
4: Isle of Wight Military History Museum, Cowes, Isle of Wight, South East England, Britain (Current location)


Text in original Preserved British Tanks publication:

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Text in Preserved British Tanks Update:

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Text in original Preserved Tanks In Britain publication:

This Charioteer is rusty and largely empty inside. It is missing its engine and other components. It is presumed to have served with the Jordanian army.


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August 2009

Upper front left view
1: Upper front left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7240
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040709...
Views: 165
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Front left view
2: Front left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7241
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040574...
Views: 58
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Front view
3: Front view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7242
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040573...
Views: 80
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Front right view
4: Front right view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7243
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040572...
Views: 59
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Rear left view
5: Rear left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7244
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040514...
Views: 74
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Rear view
6: Rear view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7245
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040513...
Views: 85
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Rear right view
7: Rear right view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7246
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040512...
Views: 57
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Front left view
8: Front left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7247
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040575...
Views: 64
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Rear left view
9: Rear left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7248
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040576...
Views: 57
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Turret close-up
10: Turret close-up

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7249
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040834...
Views: 49
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Engine compartment
11: Engine compartment

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7250
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040578...
Views: 54
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Close-up of registration number
12: Close-up of registration number

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7251
Added: 5 April 2012
Filename: P1040515...
Views: 75
Select/Has Priority: 21/0