Johnson Machinery Ltd, CH Johnson Ltd

Johnson Machinery Ltd - unofficial website - old photographs

Added 24/03/10 - This must be the earliest dumper photo we have courtesy of David C. Note the earlier logo on the bonnet and the registration plate dating it to the 1950's. I think this dumper was made so you could drive in either direction?

Johnson dumper

Added 12/04/10 - The bi-directional dumper filling what looks like foundations for new houses. Thanks to David C.

Johnson Machinery Ltd - dumper crane

What an amazing contraption. A dumper based crane pictured outside the Johnson Machinery Ltd factory. The Mark II Cortina is H registration so picture probably dates from early 1970's

Johnson Humper

An excellent action photograph of a Johnson Humper filling a skip

Johnson Machinery conveyor

C H Johnson Machinery built a lot of conveyors for handling coal and other materials.

Johnson 4x4 dumper

A Johnson four wheel drive dumper with articulated steering.

Johnson Dumper

A Johnson four wheel drive dumper with a Petter PH2 engine being given a thorough test on a very muddy site whilst loaded up with concrete blocks.

An old Johnson Dumper photograph which would have been used in a sales brochure.

Johnson Rotaplacer

The Johnson Rotaplacer must have been on of the very first dumpers with a rotating skip.

Johnson Rotaplacer

Another view of the Johnson Rotaplacer.

This photograph from Dave shows an unusual twin wheel Rotaplacer. In the background is one of Johnson's works vehicles.

This photograph from David C shows one of Johnson's poker vibrators in action on a concreting job. Added 6/4/10

My thanks to Alistair, David and Dave for these pictures. If you have any more Johnson Machinery information please contact the webmaster using the link on the top left of the page

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