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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Commer TS3 Maxiload Lorry
Commer TS3 Maxiload Lorry
Date:1970
Registration:PDX 307H
Acquired by the Museum:1977
Current State:As withdrawn
Registered PDX 307H, this Commer flatbed lorry with its distinctive TS3 two-stroke diesel engine, was new to Green and Skinner Haulage of Ipswich in 1970. It only remained in service until the mid 1970s when it was withdrawn and presented to the Collection.

Its acquisition at the time caused a certain amount of controversy in view of its age but the type disappeared rapidly from the roads, and on reflection, it was a wise move!