1. Coventry Climax were a well-known builder of specialist equipment and engines who in the post-WW2 period started to build fork lift trucks - this splendid advert shows not only the ‘trucks but a marvellous backdrop of Heathrow Airport with a great collection of prop planes and ancillary vehicles.

    Coventry Climax fork lift trucks, advert, - from “London Airport, Official Guide, 1956”

     
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