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F#1246 EX-CITY OF MONROVIA


F#                           F1246

YEAR:                    1961

BUILDER:               CROWN FIRECOACH CORPORATION.  LOS ANGELES, CA

DEPARTMENT:      CITY OF MONROVIA F.D., CA

                               BROOKSIDE F.D. UTAH

MOTOR:                 935 HALL-SCOTT GASOLINE

FUEL:                     35 Gallons Gasoline

TRANSMISSION:   FULLER 4 SPEED MANUAL

PUMP:                    WATEROUS 1,250 GPM DUAL STAGE EQUIPPED WITH A BRYON-JACKSON PTO PUMP

TANK:                     400 GALLONS

LADDERS:              24' WOOD EXTENSION, 14' ROOF LADDER, 10' ALUMINUM ATTIC LADDER


OVERVIEW:            


F1246 WAS PURCHASED BY THE CITY OF MONROVIA FIRE DEPARTMENT.  F1246 SERVED MONROVIA FOR MANY YEARS.  THE PUMPER WENT THROUGH THREE MAJOR MODIFICATIONS WHILE WITH MONROVIA.  IT IS THE ONLY PUMPER WITH A FRONT 2.5” DISCHARGE.  F1246 WAS SOLD TO SOUTHWESTERN FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT IN UTAH, WHERE IT SERVED AS ENGINE 172 IN BROOKSIDE UTAH. WHILE IN UTAH, IT HAD IT’S REEL LINES REMOVED AND A BRUSH RACK INSTALLED.  CFE COLLECTOR DEVIN HULL BOUGHT F1246 IN 2008.  IN JULY OF 2008 WE PURCHASED F1246 FROM DEVIN AND HAD IT SHIPPED TO SUNNY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA.














2008 RESTORATION KICKS OFF

CITY OF MONROVIA FiRE DEPARTMENT

august 2008 delivery of f1246 from oregon

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