Rare 1955 IH Van










Isnt This a Lovely Van!?
A Rare Antique 1955 IH / International Harvester Model FL-20...
These Trucks... Produced by the Twin Coach Company of Kent Ohio.
Promoted For Their Cab-Over Design To Give Better Maneuverability In Down Town Areas. 
Widely Used For Moving and Delivery of Furniture.
They Could Be Equipped as Needed for Many Businesses.
This Particular Inline 6 Drive-Train, 1955 Model FL-20 Indicating the Rear Floor is Level (Dock Height) as Opposed to a Lower Height That Would Have Had Obstructions For Wheel Wells Etc.
Overall Length is 20 Feet , Height Aaround 10.5 Feet.
Floor is Dock height... About 42 Inches and Cargo Area is 76 Inches at Wall / 82 Inches In Center.

Chassis and Drive-Trains Were Sourced by Twin Coach From International Harvester While The Bodies Were Produced for Twin Coach by Fruehauf Trailer Company (Which Explains The Rounded front of the Cab which is Consistent with Fruehauf's Trailer Design of That Era  


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