Alwyn Collinson

Digital Editor

21 June 2016

Watch an antique fire engine rise from the ashes

2016 marks 350 years since one of the greatest and most infamous disasters in London's history: the Great Fire of 1666. As part of the commemorations, the Museum of London spent over a year rebuilding a 17th century fire engine, one of the oldest surviving in the world. Watch a large wooden cask be transformed back into a working engine from the time of the Great Fire.