Ford Model A

Early 1930 Town Sedan

Briggs Body

Assembled around April 1930 in

Asnieres, France

Engine number 278 6714


Located in Germany

Start of Restoration in 2006


There were no remains of battery or battery tray or wiring

April 12th 2013:

We bought a battery at to test and rund the generator and starter.

May 11th 2013


Installation of the battery box.

As we could not locate an original battery box, we bought a reproduced one.

This did not fit well. We had to manufacture a kind of adapter, see pictures. We will continiously try to find an original box.


February 19th 2015

We installed the battery switch located under the hood attached to the lower starter bolt.