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Old 03-04-2021, 11:03 AM   #1
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This keeps popping up on the local Craigslist. Interesting with the MH front wheel drive. Would be really cool if it was restored but looks like a ton of work. Not mine nor do I know anything about it other than what's listed. Lots more photos in the original posting.
https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/...285634633.html1941 Ford Marmon Herrington - $5,500


Rare 1941 Ford Marmon /Herrington front wheel drive bus ,flat head engine , approx 25 feet long , 6’8” wide , 8’ high, aero dynamic body the grill is in the shape of a bell , (ma bell telephone co ) this bus was used in the field for service men and women to make calls home . There were suppose to be 2 buses that were in use and word is it’s the only one in existence. Bus has a lot of rust ..mileage is unknown
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Old 03-04-2021, 11:10 AM   #2
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Ultra coolness!!! It would be total bear to transport it!!!
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Now that is cool! Deserves to be preserved.
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Old 03-05-2021, 08:56 AM   #5
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That would make a cool camper.
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Old 03-05-2021, 09:06 PM   #6
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I think I saw this a couple of years ago. It must have been on here...

Yup, here it was way back in 2018
https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showt...=telephone+bus
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Old 03-06-2021, 12:05 AM   #7
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I want to live in it......
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Old 03-06-2021, 02:42 AM   #8
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Cool - Rare 1941 Ford Marmon-Herrington front wheel drive bus.
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Old 03-06-2021, 10:10 AM   #9
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Looks like an important part of history. That bus must have been quite a morale booster.
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Old 03-06-2021, 02:32 PM   #10
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Nobody has mentioned that sweet Greenbrier sitting next to it. Some people hold those in high regard now.

I agree that the subject MH bus would make a great RV project.
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Old 03-06-2021, 06:44 PM   #11
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I thought this bus sold on ebay a couple years ago. sale must have not gone thru
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