Close Views of Early Raleigh Fire Engines

Random historical photo(s) from the Raleigh Fire Museum. Visit this photo album to see others. Visit this apparatus register to learn more about these rigs. 

Fire apparatus at the North Carolina State Capitol, circa early 1920s. Courtesy Raleigh Fire Department.

Pictured left to right are: 

  • 1912 American LaFrance Type 5 combination chemical and hose truck
  • 1918 American LaFrance Type 45 triple combination pumper
  • 1916 American LaFrance Type 17 aerial ladder
  • 1922 American LaFrance Type 14 combination service truck
  • 1914 American LaFrance Type 12 triple combination pumper. 

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