Formerly Lancashire County Fire Station C53, Whiston moved in to Merseyside in the reorganisation of 1974.
The old fire station on Grosvenor Road, Prescot
in the 1980s.
[Picture courtesy MF&RS and reproduced with permission.]
Karrier 414ATC was one of a pair based at Whiston,
but seen here in the Driving School.
[Copyright picture ~ R.Simpson and reproduced with permission.]
Bedford DTC926E was seen at one of a number
of large fires at United Reclaim in Speke, this one in 1974.
Following Whiston's move from Lancashire to Merseyside all the boards/badges were removed by the station personnel.
[Cpyright picture ~ P. Williams and reproduced with permission.]
Bedford DTC927E was seen a long way from home
at Park Mill, Royton, 8 August 1970.
[Copyright picture ~ Satis and reproduced with permission.]
The Bedford was subsequently replaced by NHF286S, photographed a year later in 1978.
Carmichael bodied Dennis SS135 D174SKC was
seen in the familiar surrounds of the station forecourt.
[Copyright picture ~ W. Jopson and reproduced with permission.]
Dennis SS243 M776WKC was seen on the station forecourt, 27 September 2004.
Now carrying a TVAC body, Sabre T661CCK was seen in Victoria Street, Liverpool, 8 August 2009.
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