A vintage Slingsby barrel truck.
The barrel truck, manufactured by British company started in 1893 by Harry Crowther Slingsby in Bradford, is in good working condition. The frame is constructed in oak and the joints are solid. There cast iron wheels are original to the barrel truck with 'Slingsby Ltd Bradford & London H-C 1340A' cast into them.
The truck was designed to easy the movement of barrels and is still in working order. It has been cleaned and lightly polished using beeswax. Would look great as a vintage display or decorative piece, or used for its original purpose.
The barrel truck has an inlaid plaque with makers name as well as a stamped serial number.