N21 AUCHTERMUCHTY

1 Pump Retained

Stations

Pre 1948                  Equipment stored in the Town Hall

1948                         Upper Greens, AUCHTERMUCHTY. KY14 7BX.        Photo

 

Firemasters

? to 1955            Firemaster Cant

? to 2005            Sub Officer Eddie Kotlewski MBE

2016                    Watch Manager Fraser Kotlewski

 

Appliances

 

Pre 1948             Fire Barrow and Hoses

 

  GLT738 Austin K2/Home Office ATV
  ? Austin K2/Home Office ATV
  TFG411 Bedford D4SZ/HCB WrT
  ASP523M Dodge K850/Carmichael WrT
  ASP524M Dodge K850/Carmichael WrT
1990 JSC473X Dodge G1313/Fulton and Wylie WrLR
1997 G33HSC Volvo FL6-14/Alexander WrL/R
2000 N575ASX Volvo FL6-14/Alexander WrL/R
2011 Feb SK03AHL Volvo FL6H/Emergency One WrL/R
2015 Sept SN56CVK Volvo FL6H 220/Emergency One WrL/R
2016 May SK03AHN Volvo FL6H/Emergency One WrL/R (Spare)
2016 July SN14BZC Volvo FL/Emergency One RPL

 

Brigades

? to 1941 ? Fire Brigade
1941 to 1948 National Fire Service
1948 to 1975 Fife Fire Brigade
1975 to 1985 Fife Fire Brigade
1985 to 31/3/2013 Fife Fire and Rescue Service
1/4/2013 to Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

 

Notes

 

The Fife Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1948

  Equipment Retained
  1 Towing Vehicle & Large Trailer Pump 1 Leading Firemen
    9 Firemen

 

 

Establishment 2000

  Equipment Retained

 

1 Water Tender Ladder

1 Sub Officer

 

 

2 Leading Firefighters

 

 

9 Firefighters

 

 

There was an Auxiliary Fire Service (AFS) station at Strathminglo at various times between 1956 and 1966.

After refurbishment the station was officially reopened by Councillor Andrew Keddie on 24th September 2001.

Auchtermuchy had a call sign of B2 in Fife Fire and Rescue Service, this was changed to N21, the new National Call Sign, when Thornton Control closed on 30/3/2016.

 

 

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

 

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