Pontoon Bridge Assault Set - 1765

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Pontoon Bridge Assault Set

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including any changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

The contents of this comprehensive set enable an exciting river crossing to be re-enacted. There are two sets of opposing soldiers, two tanks, an S.P. gun and also a D.U.K.W. The Pontoon Bridge itself consists of two main sections, five boats and ramps. Sand bag positions complete the scene. - Taken from the 8th edition catalogue (1970)

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1971

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Roy Cross

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 1765
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 1765
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 51651-0
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 51651-0
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 51651-0
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 40602-8
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 40602-8
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 40602-8
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 40602-8
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 40602-8

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