Item specific information
A genuine German WWI utility vehicle intended as ammunition transportation. made in Switzerland, the cart comes complete with horse side shafts and is supplied with the original accessories/tools.
The quality and build strength of this truck is phenomenal, and bearing in mind its age, it is in amazing condition. Having no doubt been stored in a dry warehouse for the past 100 years it is in superb state with the tyres still able to take pressure and hold it.
Horse drawn cart that would be suitable for private property use, or of course re-enactment groups.
Not suitable for towing at speed on British roads by a modern vehicle. The carts were designed for horse drawn activity only.
- Canvas load-cover.
- Pick-axe. (stored beneath cart)
- Shovel. (stored beneath cart)
- Canvas bag with brush, rag, bridle ware.
- Horse shafts.
- Rear handling shaft (stored beneath cart)
- Wheel tracking adjuster.
- Front tow loop and rear tow hook specifically designed for daisy-chaining of carts.
Available also in a later slightly different 1937 to 1943 style
Due to the length of the shafts this item is transported in an oversize pallet (or pallets) in a deconstructed state and a cost for shipping will be advised in addition to the purchase cost. You are welcome to arrange your own collection and we can supply dimensions if required.
Size for transportation
The size of the deconstructed cart, which consists of the following two main parts, are:
- Cart (with wheels stored inside load-bay) - 170cm x 110cm x 50cm high
- Shafts - 280cm x 10cm x 15cm
Therefore, shipping of these items, after wrapping and protecting the components requires larger boxes and two separate packages.
HEAVY ITEM! We can deliver to the road side adjacent to the delivery property, but you will require heavy lifting equipment if you are then going to move the cart on its pallet. Of course, you could put the wheels on and roll it away otherwise.
If you require a ready-assembled cart, please let us know, and we will advise costs and shipping. Please note, collection in person is acceptable, but a trailer or suitable truck will be required.
Overseas shipping will require quoting and payment beforehand.
Selected pack's details and total weight