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Fire Engine Photos
Leyland Pumper 1938 BDY507
This is the third of the 1938 Leyland trio for the Borough of Hastings. As can be seen it is a pumper h fully enclosed body with entrance for extra crew from the rear full sized doors. This unit has side mount pump while some of these van-have the standard rear-mount. apparently all three of these Leylands were delivered at the same time: the TL had license plate number BDY507. the Pump Escape had BDY508, and this one is BDY509. Bright metal parts on all these Hastings units were chromed, and a couple of others I've seen were brass(Aren't you glad you didn't have to polish it!
p.s has anyone seen either of the pumpers at rallies?
Picture added on 05 November 2008