B5 NEW GALLOWAY

1 Pump Retained

Stations

  Town Yard
? to 1995 East Port, NEW GALLOWAY
21/2/1996 Mill Isle, Newton Stewart Road, NEW GALLOWAY. DG7 3RT.         Photo

Firemasters

 

1940s to 1960s Sub Officer John McQueen
1970s to mid 1980s Sub Officer Ewart Muir
mid 1980s to mid 1990s Sub Officer Vic C McIntosh (There 1988)
mid 1990s to Sub Officer John McGaw (Jake)

 

Appliances

 

Late 30's   Wolsey Car and Trailer Pump  
1968 LAG298F Bedford J4SZ3/HCB Angus WrT received new
1986 TSD404N Bedford TK Jag 4.2/HCB Angus WrT
1987 D195SSW Dodge G08/Excalibur CBK C/FRT
1999 E277WSW Dodge G08/Excalibur CBK/M&S C/FRT
2004 Y127WSM Volvo FL6H-220/Emergency One FRT

 

 

Brigades

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

Notes

Mill Isle occupied 22/12/1995, official opening 21/2/1996.

 

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

 

2000

  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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