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"Tavern" Mark 2

Armoured Patrol Vehicle


Statistics

Country of Origin/Used by: Great Britain
First Produced/Service Dates: 2000
Manufactured by: Chassis: GMC; Armor: Penman Engineering (Scotland).
Crew: 2+4
Armament: Personal Weapons of Crew
Engine: (8) Cylinder Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: The vehicle's official name is "Truck, Armoured Mark 2 APV, 6.2 Litre, 4x4, Diesel, GMC".  However, the vehicle is also known as the "Tavern" APV, "Postman Pat's Van" or the "Anti-Tardis" (A reference to 'Doctor Who's' Transport).
Data Sheet Available:   None Available

Photos

Reference Source/Provider
Tavern Mark 2 APV Photos Colin Patterson - Belfast, Northern Ireland UK
Tavern Mark 2 APV Photos Ian Young - Great Britain

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Printed

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"Mother of Invention" (April 2009 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) James Lyle
"On Patrol: Part 2" (April 2008 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) Geoff Fletcher
"Plastic Surgery" (Covers Plastic-Based Armor Types) January 2017 Issue of Classic Military Vehicle Magazine Ian Young
"Postman Pat Goes Green (Profile of the Tavern APV)" (February 2010 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) Ian Young
"Tavern in the Town" (August 2010 Issue of Military Machines International Magazine) Bob Morrison

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