Horse ambulance

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LSWR, ex Waterloo station, Horse Ambulance with stretcher and horse inside.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Horse ambulance, London & South Western Railway, ex Waterloo Station, with stretcher and horse inside.

This vehicle was used for recovering 'fallen' horses from the streets, the canvas webb between the sides of the vehicle being used to support the belly of the injured animal.


Road Vehicles (Railway)
Object Number:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • land vehicle
  • emergency vehicle
British Rail, Historical Relics

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