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Fire Engine Photos
More Berks and Reading (1965)
I saw this Royal Baerks and Reading "A" type WrT FRX 323 just as it was retired from Newbury in 1965. "A" type water tenders had no main pump but carried a portable pump on the rear platform, normally kept coupled to the main 400g water tank. Chassis is a Commer with 6 Cylinder 109 bhp engine and bodywork again by HCB. This was one of the first "modern" appliances introduced to replace WW2 equipment.
Picture added on 10 December 2011 at 13:25