This picture dates back to 1972 when the station
was C52 in Lancashire County.
In 1974 it was absorbed into the new Merseyside Fire Brigade and became E7 until closure in the early 90's.
The building is now used as a Funeral Parlour.
Bedford J5 279WTC was seen at an incident on
Kirkby Industrial Estate.
[Copyright picture ~ K. Howarth and reproduced with permission.]
This front view of 279WTC was taken at Park
Mill, Royton, 8 August 1970.
Behind is Bedford KTC575F from Irlam.
[Copyright picture ~ Satis and reproduced with permission.]
Although no longer in use as a fire appliance,
it was felt worthwhile including this picture of Dennis RS133 DWM612Y.
It began life at Rainford, and was seen languishing in Birkenhead Docks, 2 Janauary 2006.
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