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MANCHESTER EIGHTH UTILITIES FIRE DISTRICT
MANCHESTER, CONNECTICUT

OTHER MANCHESTER FIRE COMPANIES:
MANCHESTER FIRE-RESCUE-EMS

Population: 57, 740Area: 27.7 Sq MilesAmbulance Provicer: ASM Ambulance
Call Volume: 2,500/yr Dept Type: Comb FT/Vol
# of Members: 2 FT/ Vol Shift Rotation: Shift Staffing: 2
Manchester 8th Utilities WebsiteFrequency: 451.5250 MHz (R) DPL 311
Operations: 452.2625 MHz (R) 167.9
Fireground: 458.6875 MHz DPL 071
Dispatched by:
FIRE STATIONS
STATION
LOCATION
PHOTOS
Station 1 138 Main Street (opened 1998)
Station 2 357R Hilliard Street (opened 1978)
Station 3 1039 Tolland Turnpike
(opened 1976 as TMFD Sta 5 - acquired by MFD 8th in 1989)
Station 4 32 Main Street (Training - opened 1921, ex HQ)
FIRE SUPPRESSION/RESCUE
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Engine 1 2002 E-One Cyclone II 1500/530 3
Engine 22004 E-One Typhoon 1250/1000
(demo, acquired in 2006)
1
Engine 3 1993 HME/Saulsbury 1500/500 2
Engine 42002 E-One Cyclone II 1500/530
3
Squad 5 2015 Pierce Arrow 2000/500 rescue-engine 1
Tower 1 2003 E-One Cyclone II 2000/280/95' tower-ladder
(acquired in 2004 after So.Windsor FD
cancelled their order for the truck)
1
Rescue 7 2016 Ford F-550/2000 EVI 250/275 (remounted from 2000 Ford)
1
EMS UNITS
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Squad 9 2012 Chevy Tahoe - EMS response vehicle
1
SUPPORT/COMMAND/MARINE
UNIT ID
SPECIFICATIONS
STA
PHOTOS
Unit 8 2012 Chevy Tahoe - duty officer/command vehicle 1
Fleet Maint 2010 Ford F-350 4x4 - multi-purpose vehicle (ex Svc 1) 4
Service 1 Ford F-350 1
Marine 12007 Zodiak 14' pneumatic rescue boat w/25 hp motor 2NO PHOTO
Antique Engine 21948 American LaFrance 750/250 2
ADDITIONAL PHOTOS
FLEET - 2012 - FLEET - 2012 (2) - FLEET - 2012 (3)
RETIRED VEHICLES / FORMER STATIONS
DESCRIPTION
PHOTOS
Hand Cart- 1888
Engine 1- 1921 Mack AB hose & chemical tank truck, in service until 1936 NO PHOTO
Engine 1- 1936 REO/Buffalo 500/100, became E3 in 1952, became E4 in 1960, in service until 1968 NO PHOTO
Engine 1- 1952 American LaFrance 700 series 750/300, in service until 1969 NO PHOTO
Engine 1- 1969 Mack CF 1000/500, refurb in 1987 to 1250 GPM & new Ranger body, in service until 2002 NO PHOTO
Engine 2- 1923 Mack AC "Bulldog" 500 GPM & chemical tank engine, in service until 1948 NO PHOTO
Engine 2- 1948 American LaFrance 700 series 750/250, in service until 1982 NO PHOTO
Engine 2- 1982 Mack CF 1500/500, in service until 2006 (acquired by Southport, ME) NO PHOTO
Engine 3- 1960 Ford C850/Farrar 750/500, in service until 1993 NO PHOTO
Engine 3- 1960 Ford C850/Farrar 750/500 NO PHOTO
Engine 4- 1968 Mack CF 1000/500, in service until 2002 NO PHOTO
Engine 6- 1987/1995 Mack MC/Saulsbury 1250/500
Engine 6- 1990 Mack MC/Saulsbury 1250/500, in service until 2015 (acquired by Helmet Peak, AZ) NO PHOTO
FM 7- 1984 Chevy Suburban - Fire Marshal, in service from 1987 to 1999 NO PHOTO
Fire Police 1- Ford Crown Victoria (ex Manchester Police) NO PHOTO
Fire Police 2- Ford Crown Victoria (ex Manchester Police) NO PHOTO
Marine 1- 1986 Zodiak 12' pneumatic rescue boat w/6 hp motor NO PHOTO
Rescue 5- 1974 Chevy C50/E-One 250/500 (4th vehicle produced by E-One), in service until 1985 NO PHOTO
Rescue 5- 1985 GMC 6000/1974 E-One body, in service until 1996 NO PHOTO
Rescue 5- 1996 International 4900/Saulsbury 250/435 rescue/attack pumper
NO PHOTO
Rescue 7- 2000 Ford F550/EVI 250/275 (body remounted to 2016 Ford)
Service 1- 1979 Chevy K1500 4x4 pickup, in service from 1987 to 1994 NO PHOTO
Service 1- 1994 Ford F-250 4x4 pickup, in service until 2010 NO PHOTO
Squad 6- 1977 Chevy Blazer EMS/light rescue & service vehicle, in service from 1984 to 1987 NO PHOTO
Squad 9- 1999 Chevy Suburban 4x4 EMS response vehicle
in service until 2006, became Squad 10 (for personnel transport), retired 2008
NO PHOTO
Squad 9- 2006 Ford Expedition 4x4 EMS response vehicle NO PHOTO
Supply- 1938 Chevy/Dept built hose truck
w/50' pole ladder, 250 GPM portable pump,deluge monitor, tarps, brush fire tools (retired 1960)
NO PHOTO
Tower 1- 1978 Mack CF/Baker 75' Tower, in service until 2004 (obtained by Barnstead, NH) NO PHOTO
Unit 8- 1987 Chevy Suburban duty officer/command vehicle
in service from 1990-1999, then transferred to the FMO
NO PHOTO
Unit 8- 1999 Chevy Suburban 4x4 duty officer/command vehicle
in service until 2003, transferred to 8th District FMO
NO PHOTO
Unit 8- 2003 Ford Expedition 4x4 duty officer/command vehicle, in service until 2012 NO PHOTO
Utility 1- 1974 Chevy C50/Bart Truck Equipment utility body (special hazards truck), in service 1986 to 2003 NO PHOTO
Utility 1- 1985 GMC 6000/1986 Bart utility body, in service from 2003 to 2012  NO PHOTO



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