10/14/06 49 W, 1 I - + 14 - 13 The First Engine One


Saturday is research day and today's library visit yielded this News & Observer clipping on the subject of Raleigh's first pumper. Though the first motor hose cars were delivered a year earlier, the first motor pumping engine wasn't placed in service until November 1914. Click to enlarge:







  
Remember personal info?

/ Textile

Comment moderation is enabled on this site. This means that your comment will not be visible on this site until it has been approved by an editor.

To prevent spam we require you to answer this silly question
 

  (Register your username / Log in)

Notify:
Hide email:

Small print: All html tags except <b> and <i> will be removed from your comment. You can make links by just typing the url or mail-address.