C2/C9 CONGLETON

Fordson GGN761 is just visible in this picture outside the old Fire Station.
[Picture courtesy MF&RS and reproduced with permission.]

Former AFS 'Green Goddess' NYV476 was one of many bought by brigades and painted red.
[Copyright picture ~ R. Simpson and reproduced with permission.]

Dennis F12 Pump Escape RMB633 was seen on the station forecourt.
[Copyright picture ~ R. Simpson and reproduced with permission.]

RMB633 was seen in presevation with Cheshire lettering and Merseyside fleet number at St. Helens, 15 September 1985.
(An additional picture of this appliance appears on the Heswall page.)
[Copyright picture ~ K. Howarth and reproduced with permission.]

Land Rover L4V 34NMA was seen at a barn fire.
[Copyright picture ~ R. Simpson and reproduced with permission.]

Dennis F38 WMA315E was seen in the station yard.
[Copyright picture ~ R. Simpson and reproduced with permission.]

I am still regularly asked for 'working end' pictures, in this case Dennis F45 VLG787J
[Copyright picture ~ R. Simpson and reproduced with permission.]

A front end shot of VLG787J included for the traditionalists.
[Copyright picture ~ R. Simpson and reproduced with permission.]

Dennis R61 DMB72S was seen in the station yard.
[Copyright photograph ~ W. Jopson and reproduced with permission.]

Seen in the yard at Congleton is the CIU DTU349S
(NP collection ~ courtesy Adey Allison)

DTU349S continued in use as a Motor Home and was seen in Odiham in May 2005.
(NP collection ~ courtesy Adey Allison)

Dennis SS D687PMB was seen above in original livery.
[Copyright picture ~ W. Jopson and reproduced with permission.]

Dennis SS Water Ladder D687PMB in its subsequent livery.
[Copyright picture ~ Chris Tunstall and reproduced with permission]

Leyland Roadrunner J299HCA was seen at Congleton when it was designated as a Special Incident Unit.
[Copyright picture ~ A. Allison and reproduced with permission.]

Mercedes Atego DG53JNZ was seen at an incident in Macclesfield, 27 July 2011.
Sadly this appliance was written-off in a R.T.C. just a few days later.  Thankfully the crew members received only minor iunjuries.

Following the demise of the Atego, Mercedes1124 L971TFM was allocated here and was seen in Croft, 21 August 2011.

Formerly at Widnes, N709GFM was on relief duties after a 25 pump incident in Warrington when photographed 16 October 2005.

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