Milk float

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Electric milk float at Snibston Discovery Museum, Leicestershire. This is a Model 735 milk float biggit in 1956 bi Harbilt Electric Trucks

A Milk float is a vehicle specifically designed for the delivery o fresh milk. The day, milk floats are uisually battery electric vehicles (BEV), but thay war formerly horse-drawn. Thay war ance common in mony European countries, parteecularly the Unitit Kinrick, an war operated bi local dairies. Houiver, in recent years, as the nummer o supermarkets, small independent grocers an petrol stations, an convenience stores stocking fresh milk haes increased, mony fowk hae switched frae regular home delivery tae obtainin fresh milk frae thir ither soorces.