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Pumper Bedford HCB Angus Metkovic HR
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No: 419   Contributor: Kris Henderikx   Year: 2006   Manufacturer: Bedford   Country: Croatia
Pumper Bedford HCB Angus Metkovic HR

The fire brigade of Metkovic probably received this pumper Bedford HCB Angus as a donation (Operation Florian)
Picture added on 07 January 2006
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Hi looks to me like an old Lincolnshire Fire brigade pump. I know a number were donated to Op Florian. There was a Reg One on the run at Saxilby Foe some time.


Added by NICK WILLEY on 01 February 2008.
Hi Nick,
You could well be right. To my knowledge, four HSC versions were donated by Lincolnshire, as were three Lancashire, 3 East Sussex, and 1 Dorset. There were numerous other machines donated to Florian of course, but I only know of these 11 that had the high strength cab.

Added by Ian Moore on 01 February 2008.
Hi Ian, thanks for the info my typing skills are not good, regarding the Saxilby pump should have read a "D" reg was on the run for some time at Saxilby.

Added by NICK WILLEY on 05 February 2008.
Ian - did the HSC replace the CSV cab, or was it a different and not quite so toughened design?

Added by Rob Johnson on 06 March 2018.
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