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UNIQUE ID 2306: FV4006 CENTURION ARMOURED RECOVERY VEHICLE

(Model: Mark II)

Isle of Wight Military History Museum, Cowes, Britain

(Location: Museum Building)


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Unique ID: 2306
Added to Database: 2 June 2012
Last Edited: 2 June 2012
Type (ID): FV4006 Centurion (3490)
Model (ID): Mark II (3494)
Location Category (ID): Isle of Wight Military History Museum (3100)
Location (ID): Museum Building (3102)
Serial Number:
Registration: 39 MS 98: “39 MS 98” painted on plate on rear right stowage box.
Name:
Other Identification: Fitted with triple rubber pad tracks.
Collection Reference:
Links:
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Vickers-Armstrongs Limited, Elswick, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, North East England, Britain (Design parent and sole manufacturer)
2: 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 ARV is in running order. It is used for moving vehicles around at the museum, and also gives driving displays.


Images - Photographs and NavPix (click to expand or browse)

August 2009

Upper rear left view
1: Upper rear left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7695
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040757...
Views: 39
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Front left view, driver is Dave Arnold
2: Front left view, driver is Dave Arnold

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7696
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040753...
Views: 104
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    

 

Front view, driver is Dave Arnold
3: Front view, driver is Dave Arnold

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7697
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040754...
Views: 35
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Right view
4: Right view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7698
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040750...
Views: 52
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Right view
5: Right view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7699
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040755...
Views: 50
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear left view
6: Rear left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7700
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040756...
Views: 40
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear left view
7: Rear left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7701
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040808...
Views: 38
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Front view
8: Front view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7702
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040594...
Views: 37
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Front left view
9: Front left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7703
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040595...
Views: 34
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear left view
10: Rear left view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7704
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040649...
Views: 35
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear view
11: Rear view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7705
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040614...
Views: 32
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear right view
12: Rear right view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7706
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040615...
Views: 39
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Front right view
13: Front right view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7707
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040593...
Views: 32
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Front view
14: Front view

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7708
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040592...
Views: 35
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Driver
15: Driver's position

Taken: 5 August 2009
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 7709
Added: 4 June 2012
Filename: P1040599...
Views: 41
Select/Has Priority: 21/0