1 Pump Retained.


1948 Mews Lane (2 wooden garages)
16/10/1951 to ? Maxwell Street, DALBEATTIE.
10/10/1973 to Craignair Street, DALBEATTIE. DG5 4AX.                           Photo







1948? to 1960 Sub Officer Alan Grierson
1960 Sub Officer McG. McKinnell
? to ? Sub Officer McCowan
2002 Sub Officer Dougie Henderson




1948   Wolsey Car and Trailer Pump  
1965 DCS653C Bedford TKELZ3/Dennis Miles WrT received new
1984 TSD402N Bedford TK Jag 4.2/HCB Angus WrT
1987 D972SSW Dodge G08/Excalibur CBK C/FRT
1999 T334ASW Volvo FL6-14/Emergency One FRT
2014 SJ05GXF DAF LF55/TVAC Plastisol FRT



1941 to 1948 National Fire Service
1948 to 1975 South Western Area Fire Brigade
1975 to 2005 Dumfries and Galloway Fire Brigade
2005 to 31/3/2013 Dumfries and Galloway Fire and Rescue Service
1/4/2013 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service



In 1950 accommodation was two lock up garages somewhere.

1999        Station received a new pitched and tiled roof.

The 1973 station is built on the same site as the 1951 station, but the 1951 station fronted onto Maxwell Street with the drill yard where the 1973 station is and the 1973 station fronts onto Craignair Street.


The South Western Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1948

  Equipment Retained
  1 Large Trailer pump 1 Leading Fireman
  1 Light Trailer pump 9 Firemen
  1 Towing Vehicle  


The South Western Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1957

  Equipment Retained
  2 Pump Appliances 1 Sub Officer
    1 Leading Fireman
    8 Firemen



  Equipment Retained
  1 Water Tender Ladder 1 Sub Officer
    1 Leading Firefighter
    8 Firefighters

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


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