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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Daimler Hearse
Daimler Hearse
Date:1948
Registration:PV 8784
Acquired by the Museum:1972
Current State:As acquired, some mechanical work carried out
Dating from 1948, this was the first post war hearse owned by Ipswich Co-op. The vehicle is registered PV 8784 and is powered by a Daimler straight six engine. It remained in use until the early 1970s and was presented to the collection in 1972.

An engine rebuild and mechanical overhaul were started during 1990s but not finished.