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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Karrier Bantam Lorry
Karrier Bantam Lorry
Date:1974
Registration:GGV 71N
Acquired by the Museum:1979
Current State:Restored to static condition
This vehicle, registered GGV 71N, is a tipper with a crew cab, and was new to Suffolk County Council in 1974. It is a typical municipal vehicle of the period. It was obtained by the Museum in 1979 as a service vehicle, and is now fully restored.

The vehicle had been used to move salt, which had caused a huge amount of corrosion, which meant that large amounts of new metal had to be welded in during the restoration, of what is a relatively modern vehicle.