Fire Appliances of Eastern England

£14.99

Fire Appliances of Eastern England describes the evolvement of firefighting appliances in the Counties of Eastern England from the time of de-nationalisation in 1948 to the present day.

PAGES
208
SIZE
240 x 170mm
AUTHOR
Eddie Baker

FORMAT
Paperback
PICTURES
Colour & Mono
ISBN
9781905217298

Product Description

Fire Appliances of Eastern England describes the evolvement of firefighting appliances in the Counties of Eastern England from the time of de-nationalisation in 1948 to the present day.

Written by former Cambridgeshire firefighter Eddie Baker, the book is separated into seven chapters; one for each of the six counties (Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire) and one for the new Dimensions fleet of vehicles. Each chapter describes the vehicles purchased by the counties via a number of amalgamations, following local government re-organisations, into the modern day service.

The book contains over 300 photographs, including a colour section, and is completed by an appendix listing fire appliance manufacturers.Fire Appliances of Eastern England is packed with information, and makes for essential reading for any firefighting enthusiast.