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Fordson Thames, a legend already in his life

Posted by
Jypyä Pop (Turku, Finland) on 2 September 2017 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

50's and 60's had a lot of made in England trucks in Finland. Fortunately, they have been preserved by some enthusiasts and we can see the huge difference in modern equipment.

HUAWEI FRD-L09 1/268 second F/2.2 ISO 50 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

Hello everybody. It is fine that You will see my pictures. I do not know English very well. Therefore, it may be some comments or answers seem strange. I'm trying to learn more. Thank you for your understanding.

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

je ne connaissais pas
JP

2 Sep 2017 5:58am

@jpla: ok

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Good face !

2 Sep 2017 7:26am

@Hiro: Thank you

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Ah, yes, I remember these !

2 Sep 2017 7:38am

@Ronnie 2¢: Oh those were the days

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Il est encore magnifique cet ancêtre !!!

2 Sep 2017 8:39am

@Libouton Martine: Thank you

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien

2 Sep 2017 9:08am

@Existence Artistique: Thank you

Devi from Chennai, India

Yes..solid ones !!!
We had a Ford car some sixty years ago!! Great capture !
Have a nice weekend Jypya:))

2 Sep 2017 10:05am

@Devi: Thank you.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I was not familiar with this brand or vehicle. It looks like a solid built truck! Nice front on view.

2 Sep 2017 2:35pm

@Ruthiebear: Maybe these were never imported to America, I do not know. In Finland this was very common in the old good times.

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

I didn't know that. Great shot

2 Sep 2017 3:38pm

@Claudiel: Fortunately we have Aminus3. Here we can see things we do not see anywhere else. Thank you

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Informative and entertaining.

2 Sep 2017 5:39pm

@Lewis: Thank you

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That is a handsome old truck.

2 Sep 2017 7:08pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is a beautiful truck. It has been so well cared for. A lovely image.

3 Sep 2017 1:57am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting bit of history.

3 Sep 2017 3:05am

@B. Thomas: Thank you

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique. Joli cadrage. )

3 Sep 2017 5:28am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Amazing series!

3 Sep 2017 6:41am

Sam from Chennai, India

Nice capture of the old truck. Beautiful. :)

3 Sep 2017 6:49am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

still looks pretty good to me :-)

3 Sep 2017 7:55pm

HUAWEI FRD-L09
1/268 second
F/2.2
ISO 50
27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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