The 'Niagara' fire engine, 1843.

The 'Niagara' fire engine, 1843.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 20cm x 32cm


Trade card for Thomas Crump of Friar Gate, Derby, engineer and manufacturer of fire engines. The lithographed illustrations show the Niagara fire engine, used by the Derby Fire Brigade, which could 'discharge water in two streams at the same time'. Also shown are hoses, portable engines, buckets, water pumps and other equipment manufactured by Crump.

Image Details

Image Ref.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
Select finish
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas