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Fire Engine Photos
1938 Bedford - Cheshire
This picture has been posted with the permission of the photographer, HCB-Angus archivist Aidan Fisher, who took it at the Astle Park Rally in Cheshire in 1981. It is a Bedford that dates from about 1938 but the questions are, what are its origins and where is it now? Does anybody recognise the young couple and their daughter who must, by now, be in her early thirties! Ian Moore has suggested that ENF 568 might have come from an ICI plant in the Manchester area but we have no firm evidence. Is it a Bedford WTH hosereel tender? Someone must know something about it so your feedback would be very much appreciated by Aidan, Ian and myself.
Picture added on 05 January 2010 at 00:35