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Biggar Classic Vehicle Show: Austin milk float

When I was a boy all the milk floats were electric and controlled by a milkman walking in front and steering it with a long curved lever.

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This Austin would have been the height of luxury. Note that it is for sale, and that all the milk bottles are empty. Supermarkets ripping off the farmers, perhaps? Making retail milk sales unprofitable?

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