A pictorial history of Sparrows International Crane Hire
A pictorial history of Sparrows International Crane Hire

Thanks to Leigh Sparrrow the Editor of "VertiKal Construction Magazine"

for these pictures.

The 10ton Coles Mobile working at the old Co-op dairy in Dorchester Street Bath.
The 5ton Michigan placing lamposts outside the old Forum cinema at Bath
The 22ton Grove handling the Concorde fuselage at Filton Bristol.
A 6 ton Iron Fairy on Sparrow transport, Bev Hitchcock on the left of picture.
A 5 ton Coles on a Matador chassis.
The Matador again with Gordon in background.
A copy of the flyer issued on the arrival of the 45 ton capacity Grove.
The Michigan working on the re-building of Bath's famous Assembly Rooms (Circa 1954).
Gordon was in control for the rescue of this cow at Newton St Loe, near Bath.
The Ward le France (Kenworth)
The first of the heavy duty recovery trucks, note the sign writing.
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