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 +====== Eccles ======
  
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 +===== Manufacturer Information =====
 +Eccles is one of the oldest and most respected names in British Caravanning,​ still manufactured 80 years on, nowadays as part of the Sterling Caravan range, in turn a member of the Swift Leisure Group.
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 +The first production of 50 units from the Eccles factory in Birmingham is believed to have commenced in 1919, and is chronicled as the first "​conventional"​ caravan designed to be towed by a normal car, using a towbar and single axle. 
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 +Sometime between the First and Second World Wars, an "​Eccles Caravan Owners Club" was known to have been in existence, however little or no information survives from this period.
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 +===== Years built =====
 +===== Models =====
 +===== Interiors =====
 +===== Standard Features =====
 +===== Unique features/​Options =====
 +===== Prices =====
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 +===== Pictures =====
 +1926 British ad for Eccles trailer caravans
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 +===== Some owners =====
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 +===== Clubs/Links =====
 +[[http://​www.ecclescoc.co.uk/​|Owners Club]]