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Shorland Mark 1

Armoured Patrol Car


Statistics

Country of Origin/Used by: Great Britain
First Produced/Service Dates: 1965
Manufactured by: Short Brothers & Harland - Belfast
Crew: 3
Armament: Turret: (1) .30 cal Browning Machine Gun
Engine: (4) Cylinder Petrol
Miscellaneous Info: The Mark 1 Patrol Car is based upon the chassis of the 109 inch (long wheel base) Land Rover Mark 2A.  The vehicle was in service with the RUC (Royal Ulster Constabulary) of Northern Ireland and UDR (Ulster Defence Regiment) of the British Army.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available

Photos

Reference Source/Provider
Shorland Mark 1 Armoured Patrol Car (Vehicle Owner - Clive Elliott) Dennis Trowbridge - Bristol, UK
Shorland Mark 1 Armoured Patrol Car Clive Elliott - Editor of The Shorland Site

References Available

Online

Reference Source/Provider
"Land Rovers That Fire Missiles" by Clive Elliott The Shorland Site
Shorland APC Mark I Information and Photos The Shorland Site

Printed

Reference Author
Armoured and Heavy Vehicles of the RUC (1922-2001) David Dunne
"Armoured Land Rovers" (June 2010 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) James Lyle
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow & Robert Icks
"Into the Archives: Shorland Armoured Patrol Car" (June 2009 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) Tom Cornelius
"Lighter Duties" -  (October Issue of Classic Military Vehicle Magazine) James Taylor
Military Land Rover - Development and In Service Pat Ware

"Military Roverphile: Armoured Land Rovers" (February 2011 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine)

James Taylor

"Royal Malaysian Police (September 2008 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine)

Ian Stroud
Wheeled Armoured Fighting Vehicles In Service B.T. White

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