in the General Motors factory at Hendon, the Chevrolet
International was the forerunner of the Bedford commercial
vehicle range. Powered by a six-cylinder 2.9-litre petrol
engine with overhead valves, it has a four-speed gearbox.
The footbrake operates external contracting bands on the
rear drums and internal expanding front brakes; the
handbrake actuates internal expanding rear brakes.Coach work
by Bush & Twiddy. Norwich, bodied as an "all-weather" coach
with fold-back canvas roof. Restored 50 years ago by
previous owner Michael Banfield (sadly deceased) in
his fathers coach company livery. Still well preserved.