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UNIQUE ID 2033: TYPE 59 TANK

The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Britain

(Location: Storage)


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Unique ID: 2033
Added to Database: 4 January 2012
Last Edited: 24 March 2012
Type (ID): Type 59 (2520)
Model (ID): Type 59 (2520)
Location Category (ID): The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection (3016)
Location (ID): Storage (3016)
Serial Number:
Registration: 68 MS 41 (British).
Name:
Other Identification: Painted overall in a sand and green camouflage scheme.
Collection Reference: E1998.385. (Accession 3698).
Links: Museum Vehicle Record
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Russia (Country of origin)
2: The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Current location)
3: The Tank Museum - Tankfest Arena, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Running at Tankfest 2006)
4: The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Current location)
5: The Tank Museum - Tankfest Arena, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Running at Tankfest 2010)
6: The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Current location)
7: The Tank Museum - Tankfest Arena, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Running at Tankfest 2011)
8: The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Current location)


Text in original Preserved Soviet Tanks publication:

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Text in Preserved Soviet Tanks Update:

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Text in original Preserved Tanks In Britain publication:

This Type 59 is in running order and has taken part in a number of Tankfests (including 2006, 2010 and 2011).


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June 2011

Upper front left view
1: Upper front left view

Taken: 25 June 2011
Contributor: Peeteekayy
Photo ID: 6800
Added: 26 February 2012
Filename: 58859167...
Views: 96
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    

    

    

March 2011

Front view
2: Front view

Taken: 9 March 2011
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 7231
Added: 26 March 2012
Filename: 58494407...
Views: 58
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    

    

    

October 2008

Front right view
3: Front right view

Taken: 30 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6591
Added: 4 January 2012
Filename: P1040210...
Views: 55
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Rear right view
4: Rear right view

Taken: 30 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6592
Added: 4 January 2012
Filename: P1040221...
Views: 37
Select/Has Priority: 21/0