M22 CRIANLARICH

Retained Unit

Stations

1972 to 1989 Wooden Hut Main Street
1989 to 1999 Main Street,  CRIANLARICH. (A85)                                                                                  Photo
June 1999 Main Street, CRIANLARICH. FK20 8QR. (A85) (New station on same site)               Photo

Firemasters

? Volunteer Leader Jock Henderson
? Volunteer Leader Watty Anderson
? to 1995 Retained Leading Firefighter George Cull
1995 to ? Retained Leading Firefighter James Allardice  QFSM (there 2010) (Jimmy)

 

Appliances

  PGS442 Land Rover 108/Perth and Kinross FB WS L4V
  SMS629 Land Rover 108/Fire Armour L4P
1989 F896VMS Ford Transit/Fulton and Wylie L2P
1999 R505CLS Mercedes 814D/Angloco LFA
2013 Nov SN13DAO Mercedes 818 DA 4x4/Emergency One LFA

 

Brigades

1972 to 1975 Central Area Fire Brigade
1975 to1996 Central Region Fire Brigade
1996 to 2004 Central Scotland Fire Brigade
17/9/2004 to 2013 Central Scotland Fire and Rescue Service
1/4/2013 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

 

Notes

 

Establishment 2000

                                                                                    Equipment                                                                                             Volunteer
                                                                                    1 Light Fire Appliance                                                                         1 Leading Firefighter
                                                                                                                                                                                                    7 Firefighters

 

2000        Actual 1 retained L/Ff and 4 Volunteer Ff.

 

The unit was started as a result of a bad accident at Glenfalloch Road at Bridge 110 when a bus crashed onto the railway line and four children were killed.

On the 1st of April 2009 this unit was upgraded to Retained Duty System.
On the 28the of May this unit's call sign was changed to S9.

In the Queen's Birthday Honours 12th June 2010 Watch Manager James Allardice was awarded the Queen's Fire Service Medal.

26/1/2016 was Station S9, New National Call Sign is M22.

 

If you know of any mistakes in this or have any additional information please let me know.

 

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