1 Pump Retained


? to 9/7/1956 Sectioned off portion of Napier's Garage, High Street, DALMELLINGTON.
9/7/1956 to?  44 Low Mains Street, DALMELLINGTON, KA6 7QL                                                  Photo




Sub Officer John Wright

1963 to 1970

Sub Officer Angus Orr (Died 21/9/1970)

? to ?

Sub Officer John Calderwood

? to 1989

Sub Officer Aby Shannon

1989  to 1996

Sub Officer John Carruthers

1996 to March 2018

Sub Officer Russell Napier

2018 March to Watch Commander McHattie


1950 ? Vauxhall (Converted Ex car)  
1953 BGB443 Wolesley (Converted Ex car) STV
1956 JAG567 Bedford SLZG4/HCB Angus WrT
1980 RCS5M Bedford TK/HCB Angus WrT
1989 C318HGB Bedford KG/Fulton and Wylie Fire Warrior WrL
1995 M337DSU Volvo FL6-18/Emergency One WrL
2004 P937SGE Scania 93M-220/Emergency One RPL
2013 November SF54RRO Scania 94D-260/Saxon RPL
2020 Sept SF60DHN Scania P280/JDC/Poly Bilt RP





1941 to 1948 National Fire Service
1948 to 1975 South Western Area Fire Brigade
1975 to 2005 Strathclyde Fire Brigade
2005 to 2013 Strathclyde Fire & Rescue (Name change only.)
1/4/2013 Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

When the new call signs were being implemented in the WEST SDA over a 7 week period beginning 31/8/2020 doing 1 LSO Area per week, Dalmellington was changed from Q11 to G31.


The South Western Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1948






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






2 Pump Appliances

1 Sub Officer



1 Leading Fireman



8 Firemen


Establishment 2000






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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