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Fire Engine Photos
Ex-Surrey Fire Brigade 1951 Dennis F12 Pump Escape
This lovely 1951 Dennis F12 Pump Escape with a 50ft ladder was issued to Godalming(retained)Fire Station.The Surrey Fire Brigade had around 25 of these famous Dennis F12 amidships pump/escapes,and this one remained at Godalming until 1973 when it was withdrawn from operational service and went to the brigades training school.On its retirement it was sold to an enthusiast and then onto a private company,it then ended up with a Sheffield fire presevation group.In1986,the appliance was again privately purchased(I think still by its present owner)and completely rebuilt and restored to its original condition.
Picture added on 10 June 2008