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The Dennis N type fire engine

The Dennis N type fire engine

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A fire engine that dates back 100 years has been sold at auction for £39,000.

The Dennis ‘N’ type machine was used to protect John Dickinson’s Apsley paper mills after being bought by the company in 1914.

The Apsley Mills fire brigade on the The Dennis N type
The Apsley Mills fire brigade on the The Dennis N type

Enthusiasts had been expecting it to go for £14,000 less than that, but Barry Hutchinson, from the north east, couldn’t resist shelling out extra for the vintage vehicle.

 

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