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Crown Firecoach  Blairgowrie Scotland
Fire Engine Photos
No: 21325   Contributor: Alan Ramsay   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Crown   Country: United Kingdom
Crown Firecoach Blairgowrie Scotland

Crown Pumper 1968 built in Los Angeles donated by the town of Pleasantown , kept by a few dedicated enthusiasts at the local fire station,imported by fire chief Scott Walsh pl/cal and at the blairgowrie end by now Watch Manager Alan Ramsay in 1996 and still in great condition
Picture added on 05 January 2010 at 00:46
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i am one of the proud enthusiast of this fire appliance and I have had every thing to do with it since I was 2 years old when it arrived in scotland. just a few things to say, it is actually a 1969 and sadly everybody at the fire station apart from my dad, Stewart Ramsay, don't put anything towards it.

Added by Drew Ramsay on 14 August 2010.
nice one mate. wish we could see her down in Anglesey.

Added by Derek Hughes on 01 March 2019.
Hi Derek , the fuel cost would be around £1200 so unfortunately not , when I posted this nine years ago I had moved tpo another station but I am back and once again taking an interest in the appliance , its my cousin stewart who is the custodian and a fine job he does too , I go to truckfest with him and a few friends every year and have a weekend of it , his son Drew is now a man and its amazing thinking back to the day my friend now retired captain Walsh said to me , do you fancy a pumper ? then the story began .......

Added by Alan Ramsay on 06 June 2019.
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