T29 BROADFORD

1 Pump Retained.

Stations

May 1981                     Old School House, BROADFORD.                    Photo

 

Firemasters

1st Ldr ? Volunteer Leader Duncan Hillridge  (spelling?)
? to ? Volunteer Leader Jack Fraser M.B.E.
? to ? Sub Officer Jack Fraser M.B.E.
2000 Sub Officer Ian MacInnes

Appliances

1975 GST464N Bedford CF/HCB Angus L2P
1992 AST511W Dodge G1313/Fulton and Wylie WrL
1998 M428XAS Mercedes 1124/Carmichael WrL
2005 SY05DPF MAN 12-225/Emergency One WrL
11/1/2007 SY56BGO Scania P270/ISS/Emergency One RPL

 

Brigades

? to 1941 ?  
1941 to 1948 National Fire Service
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

 

Notes

This unit was first mentioned in the 1952/53 Annual report.

Jack Fraser was the Volunteer Leader then became the Sub Officer when the unit became retained.

With the new brigade structure introduced in the summer of 2003 the 3 Divisions were re-organised into 2 Commands North and South, Broadford was put into South Command. Call signs remained the same.

Broadford had a call sign of B11 in The Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service, this was changed to T29, the new National Call Sign, when the Control at Inverness closed on 6/12/2016 and moved to Dundee.

The official opening of the station was in May 1981.

 

 

 

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