R44 ROTHES

1 Pump Retained.

 

Stations

 

2000                         Station Road, ROTHES.                                    Photo

 

Firemasters

 

1984

Sub Officer M. Tawse

1990

Sub Officer D. A. Whilletts

2014 Watch Manager Andy Cameron (Still there 2018)

 

Appliances

1961

 

Dennis F8

 

1980

YSA625

Dennis F26/Dennis

WrT

1990

LSO480W

Ford D1617/Angloco

Wrl

1992

D361VSA

Dodge G13c/Mountain Range

WrL

2001 G317MSA Dodge G13/Mountain Range WrL
2002 K284FSO Scania 93M-210/Emergency One WrL
2011 T198ASE Scania 94D-220/Emergency One WrL
2018 Feb SV09BPO Scania P230/Emergency One CP31 (10 man cab) RP

 

 

Brigades

? to 1941

?

1941 to 1948

National Fire Service

1948 to 1975

North Eastern Fire Brigade

1975 to 2003

Grampian Fire Brigade

2003 to 2013 Grampian Fire and Rescue Service (name change only)
1/4/2013 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service
   

 

 

Notes

 

 

The North Eastern Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1948

  Equipment Retained
  1 Towing Unit towing Light Pump 1 Leading Fireman
    9 Firemen

 

The North Eastern Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1952

  Equipment Retained
  1 Pump Appliance 2 Leading Firemen
    8 Firemen

 

Establishment 2000

 

Equipment

Retained

 

1 Water Tender Ladder

1 Sub Officer

 

 

2 Leading Firefighters

 

 

9 Firefighters

 

 

A new 1 bay station was opened on 26/10/1961.

Rothes had a call sign of 46 in Grampian Fire and Rescue Service, this was changed to R44, the new National Call Sign, when the Control at Mounthooly closed on 8/11/2016.

 

 

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

 

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