Serving Since 1959

Hunlock Creek Volunteer Fire Company Inc.

Station 144 Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

                           Apparatus Time-Line

1959 -------------- Purchased a used 1946 Seagrave Engine 500gpm/250gwt

1969 -------------- Purchased a new Ford C/Hahn Engine 500gpm/750gwt

1974 -------------- Sold the 1946 Seagrave Engine privately

19?? -------------- Acquired a 1967 Keiser Jeep from DCNR and made into a Brush Truck 18hp/250gwt

1987 -------------- Purchased a used 1967 Chevy C50 Tanker 0/1250gwt from R.N. Fitch

1999 -------------- Returned the 1967 Kaiser Jeep to DCNR

19?? -------------- Acquired a 1975 Am General 6x6 0/1000gwt from DCNR

2009 -------------- Returned the 1975 Am General 6x6 0/1000gwt to DCNR

19?? -------------- Purchased a used 1972 Chevy Step Van Air -145

1991 -------------- Purchased a new Spartan/FMC Engine 1250gpm/1000gwt- In service Engine 144

1995 -------------- Sold the 1967 Chevy C50 Tanker to Glen Goss

1999 -------------- Acquired a 1977 Dodge Pick-Up from DCNR and made into a Brush Truck 18hp/250gwt

2000 -------------- Purchased a used 1977 Ward Lafrance Ambassador Engine 1250gpm/1000gwt from Avenel, N.J..

20?? -------------- Acquired a 1985 Dodge Ram Pick-Up from DCNR and made into a brush truck 250gpm/180gwt - In service Brush 144

2005 --------------- Sold the 1977 Ward Lafrance Ambassador Engine to Honeywell Construction Co. in Sweet Valley Pa.

2005 --------------- Purchased a used 1972 Hahn Engine 1000gpm/500gwt from shickshinny Fire Co. Pa.

2008 --------------- Purchased a new Peterbuilt 340/ Freedom Fire Equip. Tanker

500gpm/3000gwt - In service Tanker 144

2009 --------------- Returned the 1977 Dodge Pick-up Truck to DCNR

2009 --------------- Sold the 1969 Ford C/Hahn Engine to a salvage yard in Maryland.

2009 --------------- Acquired a 1986 Chevy Utility Truck from DCNR and made into a Brush/Utility Truck 18hp/180gwt - In service Utility 144

2010 --------------- Purchased a used 1995 Pierce Saber Rescue/Engine 1500gpm/750gwt from East End Fire Co. Mahoning Twp. Pa. - In service Rescue 144

2010 --------------- Sold the 1972 Hahn Engine to Hazleton Scrap Pa.

Thank You to Nicholas Dzwonczyk for the help with this time-line

 

 1946 Seagrave Engine / Retired in 1974

1967 Chevy C50 Tanker/Retired from service in 1995

(Photo courtesy of Nick Dzwonczyk)

 1972 Chevy Step Van Air-Unit / Retired in 1990's

 

1977 Ward Lafrance Ambassador Engine / Retired in 2005

(Photo courtesy of Nick Dzwonczyk)

1972 Ford C/Hahn Engine/Retired in 2009

(Photo courtesy of Nick Dzwonczyk)

1975 Am General 6x6 / Retired in 2009

1972 Hahn Engine / Retired in 2010