L64 COLONSAY

1 Volunteer Support Unit.

Stations

WAFB Uragaig (Tel. Colonsay 39)
? Wooden Hut at Kiloran
???? to 1998 Wooden Hut at Charlie McKinnon's Croft
1998 Scalasaig, Isle of Colonsay, PA61 7YW.                  Photo

 

Volunteer Leader

???? to 1993? Volunteer Leader Charlie McKinnon
8/10/1993 to 28/11/2005 Volunteer Leader Neil Ross Moodie
2006 Crew Commander Donald MacAllister (there 2014)

 

Appliances

1998? OGD142M Land Rover/SFB L4P
May 1998 K529RDS Steyer Puch Pinzgauer/Carmichael/International L6P
Nov 2001 L165YCS Iveco Turbo Daily/Emergency One VSU
Jan 2002 M931ESU Steyer Puch Pinzgauer/Carmichael/International L6P
2006 SF55ERK Mercedes 814D/Emergency One VSU

 

Notes

 

Crew photos

1941 to 1948 National Fire Service
1948 to 1975 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

The Western Fire Area Administration Scheme Order, 1948

  Equipment Volunteers
  1 Two men manual pump 9 Firemen

 

From 1955 to 1975 there were 9 Volunteers.
Official opening will be 19/8/1998
22/5/1998 Ff D MacAllister Ff with additional responsibilities.
2014 This unit now has Hydraulic cutting equipment (Combi Tool). Don't know when received.

 

 

 

 

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

 

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