BC Vintage Truck Museum, Cloverdale, Surrey BC Canada

1935 Maple Leaf - Model 1648 3 Ton Stake Deck

 Tyler Lindberg of Waldo BC, the original owner, bought this truck new in 1936 for $900.00 from a Fernie BC dealership.He and his wife, Ida, went on their honeymoon in this truck.

 

This Chevrolet Mapel Leaf was donated by the Lindberg Family to the Teamsters Museum which did a total restoration.

 

Specs for the 1935 Maple Leaf Truck Job S Model 16-48:

2-ton capacity

165” wheel base

Starter - Allison

Generator - Delco Remy

Carburetor - Tillotson YR2 Made in Toledo

 

 

In the 1930s Tyler got paid 1 cent for each Christmas tree.  He cut them in the bush around Waldo and delivered them to Cranbrook.

Bob Nairn restored most of the cab and B.C.I.T. did all the motor and driveline.

 

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Thank-you to the following sponsors to date; City of Surrey, Cobra Electric, Lark Construction, Jim Winter Collectible Car Appraisals

Zappone Trucking LTD., Tom Devlin Realtor, Ken Johnson Trucking LTD., Super Save Group, Willowbrook Chrysler, F & G Delivery LTD.

CBS Parts Ltd., John Aldag MP Cloverdale Langley


The BC Vintage Truck Museum is operated by the Surrey Heritage Society.