Bedford Removals Van
Debut Series Matchbox Series
Produced 1955 to 1957
Number 17-A
1956 17A .


This Matchbox model of a Beford "O" Type removals van was issued in the folowing versions:

Col # Year Series Color Decal Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
17-A 1955 Matchbox Series Blue [1] Matchbox Removals Service
17-A 1956 Matchbox Series Red [1] Matchbox Removals Service 1956 17A .
17-A 1957 Matchbox Series Green [1] Matchbox Removals Service Bedford removals van (4460) Lesney L1190069

See alsoEdit

Bedford Removals Van (17-B) which differed in a number of ways including having a larger gap between the cab and the body.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2
  2. Kevin McGimpsey & Stewart Orr, Collecting Matchbox Diecast Toys - The First Forty Years, First Edition, 1989, page 69
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