Ipswich Transport Museum
Preserving the transport heritage of Ipswich since 1965, and now supported by the Friends of the Ipswich Transport Museum. The Ipswich Transport Museum is a Registered Charity No. 276626 and an Accredited Museum, number RD890.
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Canham Fire Hose Cart
Canham Fire Hose Cart
Date:1902
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Acquired by the Museum:1975
Current State:As acquired
Constructed in 1902 by Canhams of St Matthew's Street, Ipswich, this cart was used for all of its working life at Heathfields Hospital in Ipswich. Its two wheeled layout allowed easy movement through various parts of the Hospital, the cart being used to transport fire buckets, hoses and other fire fighting equipment.

It was presented to the Museum in 1975.