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LANCASHIRE FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE
Shand-Mason horse Drawn Fire Appliance
The design of the boiler is vertcal multi-tubular
(total of 118 threequater inch I.D. copper tubes hand drifted)
Enabling steam to be raised from cold to 60psi in approximately 6 minutes.
The pump is of reciprocating design and can dishcharge 500 imperial gallons
of water at a pressure of 80psi.
The appliance has been in Lancashire from new and is one of very few remaining, that are in full working order, following renovation by the Brigade.
Exhibited by kind permission of the Chief Fire Officer P.M.Holland. O.StJ., Q.F.S.M., F.I.Fire.E.
. 242 veiws on posting 21/12/2012