Wednesday, March 9, 2011
2011-03-05 Stamp Exhibition Muzium Negara MALAYSIA
Muzium Negara (Kuala Lumpur), just bought not many of stamps here, all with face value price.
Crossed by the car park saw a few military trucks and army tank... hohoho... it's huge and looks powerful...
That time was just rushing to buy some pos stuffs here, forgot to take a Museum picture, next time should replace 1 Musem photo here. But I got the most likely vehicle picture, the Old Fire Engine which display beside the walkway of National Museum.
THE DENNIS FIRE ENGINE RR-B88 NO. BE 3842
This fire engine, which had been in service from 1958 until 1981 (wow, I just born this year…), was donated by the examiners of the Fire Service Department of the Federal Territory , Kuala Lumpur to the National Museum on 6th January 1982. This was one of the earliest fire engines used in the country until more modern machines replaced it.
TYPE Dennis RR-B88-50A
REGISTRATION NO. BE 3842
DATE OF PURCHASE 24th December 1958
PRICE RM 52,120.00
TOTAL MILEAGE 26,572 (42,773.92km)
LENGTH 686.25 sm
WIDTH 259.25 sm
HEIGHT 211.45 sm