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Bedford Ex Hampshire Fire Service HOR853E
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No: 22249   Contributor: Tractor Paul   Year: 2008   Manufacturer: Bedford   Country: United Kingdom
Bedford Ex Hampshire Fire Service HOR853E

This 1967 Bedford TK based foam tanker Ex Hampshire Fire Service was at a show in Lincolnshire a few years back photo on 35mm
Picture added on 16 February 2010 at 20:31
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This was my first fire appliance I owned which I bought off John Powell in Highcliffe Dorset/Hampshire Border. It was bought out of service by Croplink a company on a farm used it for watering crops. Later found in a barn on site with flat tyres and looking sad. John use to drive these Hampshire built Bedford Tk in service when he was stationed at New Milton picture #19221. I bought it off John to make way for his new project a 4x2 Green Goddess again John was in the AFS at Christchurch until it disbanded in 1968. HOR 853E was station at Fawley and had only 7000mls on clock when I owned it. Its sister engine is on here as well picture #17539 only two were ever built by Hampshire Workshops at Winnal.

Added by MORGAN CHAPMAN on 17 February 2010.
one of the sister engines to this was stationed at romsey all its life Morgan.

Added by Michael Jones on 17 February 2010.
Hello Mike yes your thinking of HOR 2309E picture #14502

Added by Morgan Chapman on 17 February 2010.
did this appliance have a major pump?

Added by Bill Edwards on 16 April 2018.
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