1 Pump Retained.
|1960s to 1980||Shed behind Gairloch Garage.|
|1980 to 1983||Old County Garage.|
|1983 to 1990||Purpose built garage at rear of Gairloch Hotel.|
|28/11/1990||Mihol Road, GAIRLOCH. Photo|
|1960s to early 1970s||Volunteer Leader Hamish Anderson|
|early 1970s to 1988||Volunteer Leader David Howie|
|1988 to ?||Sub Officer Kenny Macrae|
|2014||Watch Manager Kenny Tallach|
|1980 to 1990||XAS280V||Bedford CF/Fulton and Wylie||CFA|
|1990 to 1996||H536AJS||Mercedes 1120/Fulton and Wylie Fire Wizard||WrL|
|1996 to 2005||L320SAS||Mercedes 1124/Carmichael||WrL|
|2005||SY05DPE||MAN 12-225/Emergency One||WrL|
|August 2006||L319SAS||Mercedes 1124/Carmichael||WrL|
|April 2008||R122RST||Volvo FL6-14/Emergency One||WrL|
|1948 to 1975||Northern Area Fire Brigade|
|1975 to 1983||Northern Fire Brigade|
|1983 to 2005||Highland and Islands Fire Brigade|
|2005 to||Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service|
The Northern Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1948
|Standpipe and Hose||1 Leading Fireman|
|1 Water Tender Ladder||1 Sub Officer|
|2 Leading Firefighters|
Unit was formed in ?
Unit was upgraded to Retained in 1990
1988 Suitable site obtained for erection of retained station.
With the new brigade structure introduced in the summer of 2003 the 3 Divisions were re-organised into 2 Commands North and South, Gairloch was put into North Command. Call signs remained the same.
Gairloch had a call sign of B8 in The Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service, this was changed to T39, the new National Call Sign, when the Control at Inverness closed on 6/12/2016 and moved to Dundee.
If you know of any mistakes in this or have any additional information please let me know.
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