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Fire Engine Photos
J S Fry and and sons works fire engine picture with Chief Fire Officer Des Ryan early 1970s. The picture was taken opposite the canteen on the field where the local Fire Brigade tournaments were held to compete for the MiniMax Shield which Frys one on this year. Des Ryan served and ran the Fire Brigade from 1960 to 1982 until he retired. Thank fully BAA 778C has been restored and looked after by Aidan Fisher.
Picture added on 10 October 2018 at 14:27