Fire Engine

Document reference: (COPY1-475 (307)) Motor fire engine outside Whitefriars Fire Station, London, 1904

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How would you describe this fire engine? How would you work the machinery?

Look at the uniforms, how comfortable do you think they are? What would it feel like to wear that helmet?

Why do you think there are chains on the tyres? What would it feel like to be on the engine when it moves?

What would the city look like to them as they drive through it?

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