Military Vehicles

For some years now the Sandstone Heritage Trust has worked closely with the Armour Museum in Bloemfontein to identify historically significant Classic Military vehicles to rescue them and to restore them to working order. From time to time special events are held which showcase these vehicles to the general public. This is in line with the Defence Force's desire to be seen as a valuable contributor to society in many different ways. We are currently working on an expansion of our relationship with the museum and this will be reflected in more news on Classic Military Vehicles on our web site.

 

Our pictures give an indication of the vehicles which are jointly owned and operated by the School of Armour and in association with our Narrow Gauge railway and in association with some of South Africa's top vintage and classic aircraft, many of which have a military origin. Our photographs show both a Tiger Moth and a pair of Harvards which joined us recently for one of our joint military vehicle displays. It is our intention to further develop our relationship with organisations such as the Harvard Club of South Africa and the Tiger Moth Club of South Africa.

We produce so much publicity material at Sandstone that we sometimes tend to forget what is in our a…

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THE MILITARY VEHICLE COLLECTION AT THE SANDSTONE HERITAGE TRUST


 The Vickers QF 3.7inch anti-aircraft gun.

In many ways because of the significance of our 2ft…

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Newcomers to the Military Collection.

We mentioned some new acquisitions to the Military Collection when we posted the latest military st…

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Sandstone’s Military Collection

 

With a number of new acquisitions the stock list for the Military Collection has been updated…

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Military Vehicle collection

A full listing and  photo gallery of our Military Vehicle collection is now available - Click…

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Okapi & the Duiker

Two new Military Vehicles at Sandstone, the Okapi and the Duiker Click here to view

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Ferrets’ Restoration

Visitors to Stars of Sandstone 2017 will recall the immaculately restored Marmon-Herrington Mk IV A…

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Military Vehicles

We have put together some fact sheets on our Military Vehicle collection.

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