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Vickers Vigor at Beverley in 1988
Military Vehicle Photos
No: 10393   Contributor: Chris Hall Teesside UK   Year: 2013   Manufacturer: Vickers   Country: England
Vickers Vigor at Beverley in 1988

I was told this is a Vickers Vigor which apparently was built of mainly Tank parts and exported to Countries formerly under the British Empire. It was seen at the Museum of Army Transport in Beverley (in East Yorkshire)during 1988.
Picture added on 12 February 2013 at 21:19
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The Vickers Vigor is most famous as a model created by Victory Industries of Guildford. These 1/16th models formed the basis of many of the vehicles used by International Rescue in Thunderbirds. It wasn't really based on military components, unlike the 'Shervick' (which used M4 Sherman parts and also built by Vickers), though the Vigor was based on wartime experience of tracked vehicles.

Added by John Harris on 17 February 2013.
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