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    Trenton Fire Department, Mercer County NJ - Out of service rigs can you ID them?

    So I was visiting Trenton today and saw these two trucks, with some front end damage sitting in a disused lot behind fire headquarters. The one on the right says R-10 on it. Can anyone ID these trucks and what they were before they ended up here? Trenton Fire Department R-10 by Triborough, on...
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    Ex Pond Hill-Lilly Lake Fire Company ALF Engine

    I found this former Pond Hill-Lilly Lake Fire Company American LaFrance engine on US 1 in Cecil County, Maryland parked by the side of the road at a junk yard. It is for sale. I passed the info on to the department and hopefully something good can come of it! Ex Pond Hill-Lilly Lake Fire...
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    FDNY Permit plate from the 1970s what is it?

    Any idea what this FDNY permit plate was used for? I suspect it was for fuel trucks or other hazmat carriers. It is a full sized license plate 6x12 inches and produced by New York State. Any information on its use when, where, and how would be greatly appreciated!
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    Columbus Fire and Emergency Medical Services Engine 11 was in a firehouse fire

    Columbus Fire and Emergency Medical Services Engine 11, a 2005 Pierce Saber,was damaged in a firehouse fire in Columbus, Georgia on 18 November 2015. It was sold in an online auction last month. It is now parked on the lawn of a house on Ellis Street opposite the Atlantic Staten Island Railway...
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    National Park Service Engine 98 - Where are you from?

    Here is a National Park Service mystery found at Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island. There is nothing on the doors of this Ford F-350 which would seem to indicate that it came from another park where it was Engine 94, which isn't even close to the number of the engine I know is used in the park...
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    Mystery Howe

    This mystery Howe owned by Service Master of Cherry Hill, New Jersey. There was nothing visible with any sort of serial or VIN. Any idea where it came from? Service Master by Triborough, on Flickr Service Master by Triborough, on Flickr Service Master by Triborough, on Flickr Service...
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    Mystery old Chevrolet ex-Brush truck from South Carolina

    I saw this parked on Canal Street in New York when I was waiting for the light to change coming off of the Manhattan Bridge. It appears to be an old brush truck from South Carolina. Can anyone ID it? Former Fire Department Brush Truck by Triborough, on Flickr
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    An out of town fire chief parked in front of a hydrant!

    Bellmore Fire Department Chief 600-01 by Triborough, on Flickr I stumbled upon this today at the corner of 47th Avenue and 11th Street in Hunters Point, Long Island City, Queens, New York City, right down the street from FDNY Engine 258 Ladder 115 (as seen on TV's Third Watch). Illegally parked...
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    Westchester County, New York

    Archville Fire Department, Briarcliff Manor, NY Former Engine 236 1982 Hahn Archville Fire Department Engine 236 by Triborough, on Flickr Archville Fire Department Engine 236 by Triborough, on Flickr Engine 236 2010 Pierce Archville Fire Department Engine 236 by Triborough, on Flickr...
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    Mystery Pierce Arrow perhaps from Dover, Ohio? Pierce Job No. E-274201

    As this had an old Ohio inspection sticker as well as no license plates, I am guessing that this came from Dover, Ohio and at some point was Engine 2 there. Pierce Job No. E-274201 Dover Pierce ArroPierce Job No. E-274201w by Triborough, on Flickr Dover Pierce Arrow by Triborough, on Flickr...
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    Mystery 1991 Pierce Rescue in New York

    DSC_0223 by Triborough, on Flickr Spotted on 11th Avenue today. The VIN of the truck is 4P1CT02E6MA000363 and it is a 1991. Can anyone ID it?
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    New York City Firehouses

    FDNY Engine 151 Ladder 76 7219 Amboy Road, Staten Island The southernmost firehouse in the State of New York FDNY Engine 151 Ladder 76 by Triborough, on Flickr FDNY Engine 151 by Triborough, on Flickr Turnouts and Helmet by Triborough, on Flickr FDNY Tower Ladder 76 by Triborough, on...
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    Edison Fire Department Engine 10 - Any info?

    I haven't been able to find any info about or any other photos of Edison Fire Department (Middlesex County, NJ) Engine 10 online. It has an almost FDNY style registration number on it - LP0225 -unlike any of the other Edison apparatus I have seen. Anyone have any more info about it? Edison...
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    FDNY EMS, FDNY, Richmond Engine 1, NYPD - 1 car MVA in New Springville

    FDNY Engine 166, FDNY Tower Ladder 96, Richmond Engine Company 1, FDNY EMS, NYPD 122 Precinct, NYPD ESU REP, NYPD ESU Truck 5, and NYPD Highway Patrol responding to a one car MVA with injuries at Richmond Avenue and Nome in New Springville,Staten Island. Full set of photos on flickr. MVA with...
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    FDNY Engine 69 goes through the Zero Hour Istanbul set

    2010 Seagrave SP 10021 You are not going to see this on TV! FDNY Engine 69 goes through the Zero Hour Istanbul set by Triborough, on Flickr FDNY Engine 69 goes through the Zero Hour Istanbul set by Triborough, on Flickr FDNY Engine 69 goes through the Zero Hour Istanbul set by Triborough...
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    Unknown out of service engine used as rolling billboard

    A friend of mine in Madison, Wisconsin found this, but has no real idea what it is. "This out-of-the-ordinary vehicle is a rolling billboard for Recreational Concepts, a local construction and landscaping business. And judging by their specialty (swimming pools), the pumper might even be...
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    9-11 Memorials on Apparatus

    Not exactly a color scheme, but you find these 9-11 memorials on a lot of apparatus. Some are generic some are specific. All are moving. FDNY FDNY Rescue Operations Battalion 2003 Ford Excursion FM03091 FDNY Rescue Operations Battalion by Triborough, on Flickr
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    Mercer County New Jersey Fire Departments

    Lawrenceville Fire Company Rescue 23 Mercer County, New Jersey 2009 Sutphen Lawrenceville Fire Company Rescue 23 by Triborough, on Flickr Lawrenceville Fire Company Rescue 23 by Triborough, on Flickr Lawrenceville Fire Company Rescue 23 by Triborough, on Flickr Lawrenceville Fire Company...
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    Unmarked Oshkosh TI Series Airport Fire Truck seen at rest stop

    On 11 August 2012 I saw this unmarked Oshkosh TI Series Airport Fire Truck on the back of a flatbed at a rest stop on the Indiana Toll Road. All I know it was heading east. Any idea where it was heading? Oshkosh TI Series Airport Fire Truck by Triborough, on Flickr Oshkosh TI Series...
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    FDNY Copycats

    I have encountered a few departments that had decided to emulate the FDNY's paint scheme with varying results. The only one that made real seance was Oceanic Hook & Ladder in Staten Island who a few months ago picked up Engine 40's 1997 Seagrave. Here is the genuine article in the form of...
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