1977 Hess Tanker Truck with Rare Station Stamp – Read Details


Original Cost: $2.39
Manufactured: Unknown

Complete with truck, box & all packing. Measures approximately 14″ in length.
Release date: November – 1977
Truck – 9.9 / Box – 9.8 Condition

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SKU: H1977-28 Categories: ,


Original Cost: $2.49
Manufactured: Unknown
SKU# H1977-28

1977 & 1978 Hess trucks both have 1977 in Roman numerals on the battery cover. Difference between the 1977 & 1978 is the size of the rear decal. 1977 decal is 1″ X 1 ½” and the 1978 is 7/8″ x 1 ½.”

Truck Details:

  • The 1977 & 1978 trucks had more chrome accents than prior years.
  • Truck measures approximately 14″ in length and shows little to no wear on both truck & decals (see pics).
  • Complete with working head and taillights and a removable hose.
  • Battery compartment is clean (see pic) and all the lights are in working order.

Box Details:

  • Box is in excellent condition with slight wear which is common for its age (see pics) & a small 1″ tear on one end of box top (see pic).
  • The bottom of the box has the name of the station where the truck was sold ’16 Pine Hollow Rd Oyster bay, L.I. 11771″.
  • Complete with both top & bottom inserts plus battery card.
  • End of the box reads: Made in Hong Kong “Amerada Hess Corporation Woodridge, New Jersey 07095”. There is no writing on the other end of the box.
  • When the boxes were produced the word Woodbridge was mispelled as Woodridge.
  • There was no truck issued in 1979 due to the gas shortage.

Truck – 9.9 / Box – 9.8 Condition

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Additional information

Weight 3.5 lbs

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