The hosting costs of websites on this system have historically been covered by advertising. However changes in the way people use the internet, including ad-blocking mean that the revenues no longer cover the expenses. For this reason we will be closing this website within the next two months unless we can find a different model. If any users of the site would be interested in the possibility of taking this incredible archive or pictures and comments over including paying for hosting, please get in touch.
We use cookies to track visitor statistics and personalise adverts. This info is shared with Google. Only use the site if you agree to this. OK, I agree
Librapix Link

Military Vehicle Photos

Upload a Picture About this Site | Links | Random Pic | Advanced Search Home | Latest Additions | Contributors | Visitors
Detail on Centurion
Military Vehicle Photos
No: 648   Contributor: Alf van Beem   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Vickers-Armstrong   Country: The Netherlands
Detail on Centurion

Though I don't really know what its purpose is. See picture #645 for more info on this Centurion.
Picture added on 22 January 2010 at 14:34
This picture is in the following groups
Legermuseum Delft, Netherlands
add commentComments:
This opening in the turret is to allow the gunner to dispose of empty cartridge cases, otherwise the floor of the turret would get covered in cases with the possibility of fouling the turret basket.

Added by Stephen Prosser on 28 October 2013.
Thanks for the info Stephen,

Added by Alf van Beem on 31 October 2013.
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.


Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.


Chieftain AVLBCenturion AVRECenturion AVLBChallenger 2 Comet and Centurion Tanks c1948FV433 Abbot 105mm SP GunChallenger 2 Tank DisembarksChallenger 2 Challenger 2Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Classic Cars