After the war's challenging gravel transports Nystrup Gravel needed to replace 10 old, worn out skips. Having found no useable skips at the auctions over old German equipment after the liberation, Nystrup Gravel was fortunate to receive brand new, imported skips from Great Britain. As Denmark had a huge export of agricultural products to the UK an equal valuable stream of industrial products flowed back to Denmark. Including Hudson skips. Read a short history of Robert Hudson Ltd.
|A page from a Hudson catalouge. Here sourced from http://www.yorkshire.16mm.org.uk/BuiltinLeedsnew.html|
|Ready for skip bodies! Adding the six parts on each skip that carry the skip body took no more than 1-2 minutes.|
|Drilling shallow holes at precisely the right spot is made easy with the supplied etched brass jig.|