Archive for March, 2012

1927 Halley Simonis

The 1927 Halley Simonis pump at Mt Albert Fire Station c1930’s

St Marys Road Station

New station built at 13 St Marys Road in 1907 on same site [building still there 2012] to replace old relocated building moved from Ponsonby Road and Redmond Street earlier in year.  Sold on 28 November 1923 for £1400.

Cooking classes?

Photo was taken in City station mess room in 1969. Ringo and Griff seem to be enjoying themselves.

Siebe Gorman Proto rebreather set

The Proto is a type of rebreather that was made by Siebe Gorman. It was an industrial breathing set and not suitable for diving. It was made from 1914 or earlier to the 1960s or later. muskelaufbau erfolge

Central fire station Pitt St

This photo shows a range of vehicles operated by the Auckland Fire board at the time.

Pyrene extinguisher

Pyrene CTC extinguisher. (2011.44.07) In 1910, The Pyrene Manufacturing Company of Delaware filed a patent for a using carbon tetrachloride (CTC) to extinguish fires. The liquid vaporized and extinguished the flames by inhibiting the chemical chain reaction of the combustion process. proviron aumentare testosterone

AEC Merryweather

One of two AEC Merryweather Marquis purchased by the North Shore Fire Board in 1958. Based on a Maudsley chassis and built by Merryweather each vehicle cost Cost  £5697

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