Apparatus Images

Delano Fire Company No. 1 has had a small variety of vehicles throughout our history. Here’s some images of both past and present apparatus for you to enjoy!

 

Our first fire engine, a 1926 Larrabee, driven by past Fire Chief, Leo F. Walters.  Stanley "Jiggs" Shaup is next to Leo - date unknown - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Our first fire engine, a 1926 Larrabee, driven by past Fire Chief, Leo F. Walters. Stanley “Jiggs” Shaup is next to Leo – date unknown – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Circa 1956 - On the 1926 Larrabee - From left to right (our best guess) is:  Harry Edinger Jr., Jimmy Spaar and Vince Cauley - Image courtesy of Leo Walters - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Circa 1956 – On the 1926 Larrabee – From left to right (our best guess) is: Harry Edinger Jr., Jimmy Spaar and Vince Cauley – Image courtesy of Leo Walters – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Circa 1956 - On the 1926 Larrabee,   (our best guess),  is  Vince Cauley - Image courtesy of Leo Walters - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Circa 1956 – On the 1926 Larrabee, (our best guess), is Vince Cauley – Image courtesy of Leo Walters – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Cuzzy is at left holding the door rope as the American LaFrance leaves the engine room - Notice the pre-fire engine room, very small, which opened towards the park - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Cuzzy is at left holding the door rope as the American LaFrance leaves the engine room – Notice the pre-fire engine room, very small, which opened towards the park – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

1929 American LaFrance pumper all spiffed up for an Independence Day Parade in Mahanoy City - Photo courtesy of Jim Shaup - Delano Fire Company No. 1

1929 American LaFrance pumper all spiffed up for an Independence Day Parade in Mahanoy City – Photo courtesy of Jim Shaup – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Even the engine was spotless! - 1929 American LaFrance pumper at an Independence Day Parade in Mahanoy City - Photo courtesy of Jim Shaup - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Even the engine was spotless! – 1929 American LaFrance pumper at an Independence Day Parade in Mahanoy City – Photo courtesy of Jim Shaup – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

The 1929 American LaFrance pumper, slightly battle scarred after the 1968 fire house fire, sits under a tarp circa 1968 - Delano Fire Company No. 1

The 1929 American LaFrance pumper, slightly battle scarred after the 1968 fire house fire, sits under a tarp circa 1968 – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

The 1929 American LaFrance being prepared for it's trip to the Bethlehem Fire Department - Current location is unknown - Delano Fire Company No. 1

The 1929 American LaFrance being prepared for it’s trip to the Bethlehem Fire Department – Current location is unknown – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Unknown - Circa 1985

1969 FWD – Circa 1985

 

1969 FWD

1969 FWD – Circa 1970

 

1969 FWD Another View - Circa 1970

1969 FWD Another View – Circa 1970

 

Sporting 10 helmets - 1969 FWD - Circa 1970's - Image courtesy of Jim Shaup - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Sporting 10 helmets – 1969 FWD – Circa 1970’s – Image courtesy of Jim Shaup – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Maintenance Work - Date Unknown

Maintenance Work – Date Unknown – 1970 Jeep Brush Truck

 

Maintenance Work - Date Unknown - Joe Bones

Maintenance Work – Date Unknown – Joe Bones at a 1970 Jeep Brush Truck

 

Apparatus Maintenance - Date Unknown - Left To Right is:  Joe Bones, Mike Shaup, Jason Davis and Tim Steward

Apparatus Maintenance – Date Unknown – Left To Right is: Joe Bones, Mike Shaup, Jason Davis and Tim Steward as they work on the 1970 Jeep Brush Truck

 

Circa 1991 - Delano Fire Company No. 1 Trustee, Mike Marinchak, along with former, long time Fire Chief, Albert Kershetsky stands in front of the new 1991 KMD

Circa 1991 – Delano Fire Company No. 1 Trustee, Mike Marinchak, along with former, long time Fire Chief, Albert Kershetsky stands in front of the new 1991 KME

 

Circa 1991 - Former, long time fire chief, Albert Kershetsky stands in front of the new 1991 KMD - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Circa 1991 – Former, long time Fire Chief, Albert Kershetsky stands in front of the new 1991 KME – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Circa 1991 - Fire Police Captain Thomas Steward Sr,  checks out the new 1991 KMD after its arrival in Delano - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Circa 1991 – Then Fire Police Captain, Thomas Steward Sr, checks out the new 1991 KME after its arrival in Delano – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Circa 2005 Ice Storm

Circa 2005 Ice Storm

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - The old fire engine artwork

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – The old fire engine artwork

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Unknown

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Unknown

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Unknown

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Unknown

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - 1970 Jeep Brush Truck

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – 1970 Jeep Brush Truck

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Brush 6-47 - 1984 Chevy

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Brush 6-47 – 1984 Chevy

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Brush 6-47 - 1984 Chevy

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Brush 6-47 – 1984 Chevy

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Brush 6-47 - 1984 Chevy

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Brush 6-47 – 1984 Chevy

 

Brush Fire - Tuscarora Mountain July 31, 2011 - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Brush Fire – Tuscarora Mountain July 31, 2011 – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Circa 2011

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Circa 2011

 

Circa 2011 - Delano Fire Company No. 1

Circa 2011 – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Circa 2009

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – 2002 Ford Excursion V10

 

Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Circa 2011

Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Circa 2011 – 2002 Ford Excursion V10

 

Left to right: 1952 Seagrave, 1979 Chevy Step Side and 1969 FWD - Delano Fire Company No. 1 - Circa 1982

Left to right: 1952 Seagrave, 1979 Chevy Step Side and 1969 FWD – Delano Fire Company No. 1 – Circa 1982

 

1969 FWD Tractioneer - Delano Fire Company No. 1

1969 FWD Tractioneer – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

1969 FWD Tractioneer - Delano Fire Company No. 1

1969 FWD Tractioneer – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

April 12, 2015 – Left to right: 1991 KME Renegade, 1984 Chevy Brush Truck, 2002 Ford Excursion V10 – Delano Fire Company No. 1

April 12, 2015 – Left to right: 1991 KME Renegade, 1984 Chevy Brush Truck, 2002 Ford Excursion V10 – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

April 12, 2015 - 1991 KME about to get a bath - Delano Fire Company No. 1

April 12, 2015 – 1991 KME about to get a bath – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

April 12, 2015 - 1991 KME

April 12, 2015 – 1991 KME – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

April 12, 2015 - Assistant Fire Chief gives the 1991 KME a bath with a hand from Mason - Delano Fire Company No. 1

April 12, 2015 – Assistant Fire Chief gives the 1991 KME a bath with a hand from Mason – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

April 12, 2015 - Brush 6-47 getting a rinse from Mason as 1st Asst. Chief Engineer, Brian Hettler, watches - Delano Fire Company No. 1

April 12, 2015 – Brush 6-47 getting a rinse from Mason as 1st. Assistant Chief Engineer, Brian Hettler, takes a short break – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

April 12, 2015 - After a hard winter,  Brush 6-47 is being flushed of anti-freeze.  - Delano Fire Company No. 1

April 12, 2015 – After a hard winter, Brush 6-47 is being flushed of anti-freeze. – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

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April 12, 2015 – After a busy day cleaning, future firefighter, Mason, poses in front of our 1991 KME – Delano Fire Company No. 1

 

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