Oxford Diecast Bedford MWD Royal Engineers - 1:148 Scale

Oxford Diecast Bedford MWD Royal Engineers - 1:148 Scale

Product Code: NMWD001


The Oxford Bedford MWD is already part of our 1:76 Military series and the Royal Engineers livery was the first to appear, way back in Issue 147 of The Globe. Now N gauge collectors can add this newly tooled 1:148 scale miniature to your WWII line up. The tooling is based on the original second phase Bedford MWD vehicle, which had a closed cab as opposed to the earlier ones with open cabs.

The Bedford MWD was the most used transport vehicle by the Allies during the war and between 1939 and 1945, Vauxhall Motors supplied vast numbers to the armed services. Our example is a replica of the truck that served with 505 Company Royal Engineers, part of the 50th Northumbrian Division who used it during their D-Day to Operation Market Garden deployment at the end of September 1944. Following that, it was transferred to Corps Engineers. It ended the war in Germany, building the bailey bridges over the Rhine.
Our Bedford MWD is decorated with the body and wheels in olive green, the cab roof and rear ‘canvas' roof are both matt black and the remainder of the canopy is painted quarry grey. The cab interior and the chassis are also both black. All the additional decoration to the bonnet, front wings, cab doors and the rear of the vehicle is reproduced in the fine detail of the larger scale model.

Delivery Information

Orders can be placed online, by phone or by post. The UK Postal address for orders is: Oxford Diecast Ltd, PO Box 363, Southampton S014 0TJ

As well as accepting sterling cheques we accept Euro cheques (over 50 euros) and US$ cheques (over 50 dollars).

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USA: £6.95

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Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, please contact our customer services team on 023 8024 8850