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City of Oxford HP ERF
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No: 27486   Contributor: Simon Hilliam   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: ERF   Country: United Kingdom
City of Oxford HP ERF

ERF 86RS 75 HP now residing in private hands in Poole area. Was being used for contract high rise work. Has anyone got any shots of this old girl in service running around Oxford.
Picture added on 25 March 2011 at 18:48
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Was this the one that overturned in Carfax, Oxford some years ago or was it the T.L. I remember covering high rise calls with the Dodge/Orbitor from Reading (Caversham Rd).A round trip of 52 miles at least.

Added by Alan Jones on 26 March 2011.
Hello Simon I photoed this a few years back its still there then .

Added by Morgan Chapman on 28 July 2011.
It didn't overturn, the throttle jammed wide open at the top of High st. and it crashed into a refrigerated delivery truck resulting in the cabin being totally smashed. Bob Skelcher.

Added by Bob Skelcher on 17 August 2014.
I took her to Holland and then on to Bonn in Germany in 1971. We demonstrated the appliance all over, and in force ten gales back in Rotterdam just the four of us, I'm the only one still alive happy times.

Added by Jim Poore on 15 March 2017.
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