Matchbox SeriesEdit

There were four models in the "Matchbox Series" range in 1953.[1]

Series No. Model Name First Year Released Brand Notes / Features Color Photo
1-A Diesel Road Roller 1953


Front roller pivots Green with red rollers Road Roller 1a
2-A Dumper 1953 Muir-Hill Skip can be raised & lowered Green with red skip 1953 2A DUMPER
3-A Cement Mixer 1953 Barrel can be rotated and swivelled Light blue with red wheels 1953 3A CEMENT MIXER
4-A Massey Harris Tractor 1953 Massey-Harris Driver Red Massey-Harris Tractor 4a
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  1. Kevin McGimpsey & Stewart Orr, Collecting Matchbox Diecast Toys - The First Forty Years, First Edition, 1989, page 60