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Watertenders / Pumpers
This fire engine was based in Pwllheli in the Caernarfonshire Fire Brigade in the 50's ~ 60's
photo 4 of 4
watertank capassity: 2000 liter
Foamtank: 140 liter
Horsepower: 340 BHP
Build in 2016
Combined age of 203 years!
Here we see the 1913 Merryweather with the 1916 Dennis 'N' Type at the Beamish Open Air Museum. The ...
Scottish Fire and Rescue Service
KY65 OLU Based at Dunfermline
Pumper Mercedes / Ziegler in service by fire brigade Luxemburg. Picture taken in April 2016.