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Commer Karrier SDM 826
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No: 21986   Contributor: Herbie Brick   Year: 1976   Manufacturer: Commer   Country: United Kingdom
Commer Karrier SDM 826

The photograph showing SDM 826 at Castle Works Flint in 1976. The commer WRT SDM 826 was purchased new in 1959 by Flintshire Fire Service with her sister appliance SDM 827. She served at the fire station in Earl Street Flint and In 1960 she moved to the new station on Chester road Flint see picture No 21807 SDM 827 served at Prestatyn then Holywell. SDM 826 was replaced in 1974 by the Dennis Pump Simonitor. SDM 826 was then sold to Courtaulds Castle works Flint to replace Morris Commercial Pump CDM 185 see photo No 21750
Picture added on 03 February 2010 at 15:37
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i have commer karrier fire engine GYJ 41 and im am trying to find some spare parts. has any one got any info where i can get the lights that fit in the steps and the blue flashing beacon etc

Added by Derek Hughes on 23 February 2010.
Excellent photo Herbie. Can still see Bunny Owen, Peter Knorton, Jeff Ellis, Pete Brookin et al riding her.

Added by Andy Middleton on 09 March 2010.
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