Old Photos of Witham

Fire Brigade and new steam fire engine

Taken: 1911, Ref: M1088

Fire brigade and new steam fire engine. It was purchased to celebrate the coronation of George V. This was particularly as a result of the performance of the visiting steam fire engine from Maldon during the fire at the Constitutional Club in 1910.

There are a number of photos about different aspects of the 1911 Coronation:- M65, M145, M146, M147, M148, M149, M150, M1018, M1088, M1220, M1445, M1518, M1862, M1885.

RefM1088
Date taken1911
SourceSmith, Maurice. Now vol 5, F4, at Witham Library
Posted on Full size 2285 × 1549

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