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Dennis Rescue Pump  Dublin AFS
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No: 25658   Contributor: Barrie Green   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Dennis   Country: Ireland
Dennis Rescue Pump Dublin AFS

Dennis Water Ladder 89-D-52583 formally operated by Durham and Darlington and now in a second career with Dublin Civil Defence Corps Auxiliary Fire Service and sporting a new striking livery.
Seen at the CD HQ October 2010
Picture added on 23 October 2010 at 11:00
add commentComments:
Striking perhaps...

But this baby blue two tone paint treatment just does not really say fire engine any more! D&D's livery was in my opinion much more persuasive - and the Euros spent on this respray could have been put to better use! (Perhaps even to paint the back half red to match the front?)

Added by Rob Johnson on 15 May 2018.
The Civil Defence are not a front line response, they are an auxillary service. The paint scheme is similar to all vehicles in their fleet.

Added by GearĂ³id Blake on 15 May 2018.
If they do not respond to emergencies, why does this unit retain its air horns and blue lights?

Added by Rob Johnson on 15 May 2018.
Didn't say they don't respond to emergencies, simply that they are not a front line or first response, they are an auxiliary service.
www.civildefence.ie

Added by on 17 May 2018.
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