Engines 11, 26, and 41 were all disbanded shortly after motorization of the department was completed. The 11's and 26's were assigned full size Ahrens-Fox piston pumpers while the 41's had one of the Republic/Ahrens-Fox booster pumpers.
Are there photos of any of these companies out there while they were operating motorized rigs? I certainly would like to see them!
Spending a little bit of time looking through the Hamilton County Auditor's web site. The home currently at 1215 Iliff Avenue (location of Fire Co. 41) was constructed in 1952. A retired member of the CFD that I spoke with indicated that information he was given was that the firehouse was torn down shortly before this.
fmfd25: T-3 - any word on when it will ever go in service? FDIC was 3-4 as back in April
Aug 11, 2015 20:14:23 GMT -5
Bob : The crew of Truck 3 placed their new frontline App Number 51650 in service today September 2nd at 14:37 hours. Old frontline 21650 was said to be available as a spare at engine 35s quarters
Sept 2, 2015 17:31:45 GMT -5