Category Archives: Vintage Fire

GXH 864 A blast from the past here with a…

GXH 864 A blast from the past here with a preserved National Fire Service vehicle. It has a ‘George Rex’ insignia on the doors and the wartime headlight blinkers.
The rear view, showing that it is actually an almost-empty van with wooden roof ladders.
Watch a video of this vehicle in action!

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THN 948S An ex-Cleveland County Fire Brigade…

THN 948S An ex-Cleveland County Fire Brigade engine is easy to spot with its white front. This Dennis is equipped with horns, a bell, blue lights and rather surprisingly around that back …
… a wheeled escape! This is the very last engine to have such an arrangement (1977), which had been used for hundreds of years to help fight fires.
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