Browns Transport General Haulage – Bury St Edmunds

Established since 1984, Browns Transport has over 35 years of experience in offering a wide range of transport and logistical solutions. We are a small family run business with 3 different types of lorries. Ideal for any job you need operating from our depot in Bury St Edmunds we reach out to sites all across Bury St Edmunds.

Covering the Bury St Edmunds area, we provide crane mounted lorry Hiab vehicles. With experienced and professional drivers, and can solve your lifting and transporting issues with one vehicle.

Our fleet includes a diverse range of hiab cranes and services include general haulage, full loads, spot hire, container handling and contract hire. Whether it is just a one-off job or on a regular basis, we can help. If you have any questions or would like a quote for our services in Bury St Edmunds, please get in touch with us.

General Haulage

General Haulage

Our Bury St Edmunds Mission Statement

We have built up an excellent reputation throughout Bury St Edmunds for providing a fast, efficient and concise general Haulage services. With many years of experience in the general haulage industry. We have the knowledge, capacity, and capability to offer a friendly and reliable service that meets your deadlines. Browns Transport Ltd staff are waiting to deal with every aspect of your product movement every step of the way. Our service is second to none in Bury St Edmunds. We go out of our way to make sure everything is to our client’s satisfaction each and every time.

Our Bury St Edmunds General Haulage Vehicles


Low loader

Our low loader hire enables your mechanised plant, materials and cabins to be moved quickly and efficiently around Bury St Edmunds


Hiab Crane Hire

Browns Transport have specialised in providing Hiab cranes for domestic and commercial projects in Bury St Edmunds, with many years of experience.


Hiab rigid 4/8 wheeler

For a rigid Hiab to carry a larger load than their trailer body allows. An additional trailer can be pulled which is often referred to as a ‘wagon and drag’.

Area’s Nearby Bury St Edmunds We Cover

Interesting Facts About Bury St Edmunds

History of Bury St Edmunds

An archaeological study in the 2010s on the outskirts of Bury-St-Edmunds uncovered evidence of bronze age activity. The dig also uncovered Roman coins from the first and second centuries. Samuel Lewis, writing in 1848, notes the earlier discovery of Roman antiquities. As with several other writers connects Bury St Edmunds with Villa Faustini or Villa Faustina.

General Info

A permanent military presence was established in the town with the completion of the Militia Barracks in 1857. During the Second World War, the USAAF used RAF Station Rougham airfield outside the town. On 3 March 1974 a Turkish Airlines DC10 jet Flight 981 crashed near Paris. Killing all 346 people on board. Among the victims were 17 members of Bury St Edmunds Rugby Football Club, returning from France.