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Kockums Forwarder 84-35
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No: 3593   Contributor: Norman Davidson   Year: 1978
Kockums Forwarder 84-35

Photograph courtesy of David Foot, Surrey.

Forestry Commission owned forwarder FC 58247 working on an unknown site.

Can anyone help with identification of driver and location?
Picture added on 20 February 2017 at 19:49
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This machine was delivered new to the Forestry Commission South Scotland Conservancy on 24 March 1983.
It was purchased from Cairntract International Ltd for the sum of £63, 407 ex vat.
The serial number was 84-350067 and reg no NFS 520Y.


Added by David McQuillan on 23 February 2017.
Where abouts is the serial number located do you know? I think I know where this machine is now in 2019.

Added by Chris Fleming on 13 February 2019.
Can't remember exactly but seem to recall it may be on the rear chassis area around the loader mounting or on the top of the front chassis rail visible when the bonnet is open.


Added by David McQuillan. on 19 February 2019.
Thank You for the update on that. I am thinking of getting a Kockums SMV 21s Do you know anything about this model? It is very low hours, very tidy but I think about 1980 year. Volvo engine Twin Disc transmission, Are there any faults with it? My number is 07811445300.

Added by Chris Fleming on 19 February 2019.
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