In 2019, retired Army NCO Mark Sandercock led a crew of 5 to restore the relatively untouched control cab interior. They hand cleaned and painted the interior over the course of a couple of weeks. Other improvements and repairs include restitching the dry rotted curtains and the addition of solar powered night lights. The volunteers would still like to re-canvas the cockpit seats. Aside from that, they feel their job is complete.
As part of researching "The Overland Trains Project," I have been able to take use some of my technical background…Continue Reading
The Overland Train Mark II concept began in 1955. While the Mark II was the last of the Overland Trains…Continue Reading
LeTourneau Overland Trains used a variety of American made parts and materials. Companies used their contributions to help America fight…Continue Reading