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Bedford RLHZ ‘Green Goddess’

Serial No: NYR 727
Period: Post-WWII
Reference: X003-6772
Museum: Cosford
Location: National Cold War Exhibition
On Display: Yes

Although widely identified in the public’s mind as a fire fighting appliance, this is actually a Civil Defence mobile pump unit. The design concept was based on fire-fighting in the aftermath of nuclear attack with the appliances operating as part of Mobile Fire Columns responding to emergencies in any part of the country and in any terrain.

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