The post war Bournemouth Fire Brigade 1948-1974

  • 52 Pages
  • 4.48 MB
  • English
Bournemouth Local Studies Publications , Bournemouth
Bournemouth Fire Brigade., Fire fighters -- England -- Bournemouth -- History -- 20th century., Fire-departments -- England -- Bournemouth -- History -- 20th cen
StatementTed Hughes.
SeriesBournemouth local studies publications -- no.713
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p., (12) p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21375582M
ISBN 100906287898

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This book is a valuable resource for anyone interested in the history of Bournemouth, Dorset, or indeed any English town during the Second World War. It's a detailed account of how the fire brigade operated in the years leading up to, and during, the war, written by an officer who served through it all.4/5.

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onwards. Fromeach of the new county councils and the Greater London Council (GLC) maintained a separate fire brigade. Inthe GLC and the six metropolitan county councils were abolished.

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Ken fought the fire at the Bournemouth Bus and Coach Station, which saw the blaze alter the town permanently and inKen fought the fire at the Royal Bath Hotel - Bournemouth’s biggest.

Name Age Brigade Role Date of incident Circumstances James Allan: Glasgow Fire Service: W: 28 March The Cheapside Street whisky bondalong with 13 other Glasgow Fire Service colleagues and five from the Glasgow Salvage Corps, were killed at the whisky bond warehouse owned by Arbuckle, Smith & a 1, imperial gallons (4, l; 1, US gal) of alcohol.

Andrew Bissell. Redpost, Bournemouth () Southampton: The English Gateway. Bernard Knowles. Hutchenson (). Southampton at War Anthony Kemp. Ensign ().

The Southampton Blitz. Anthony Brode. Shurlock Winchester (). Got Any Gum Chum; Reminiscences of War Time Southampton. Marion Ainsworth. A volunteer fire brigade was formed in and the improvement commissioners were replaced by a mayor and aldermen in Bournemouth's famous pier started life as a little wooden jetty in In a wooden pier was built and was replaced in by an iron version.

The Fire Service Act was passed in and as a result the wartime National Fire Service and the AFS were disbanded and control was passed to the County and County Borough Councils.

In Surrey, the fire brigade was organised into three divisions, with stations listed in as follows. More than 2, bombs fell on Bournemouth during World War II, killing up to civilians and servicemen.

Nea buildings were affected, with 75 destroyed, demolished and thousands. Fire in the open – Bournemouth. Happened on 29th June, at Fire domestic – Bournemouth.

Happened on 22nd June, at Barbecue fire Bournemouth. Happened on 7th June, at Hedge Fire- Bournemouth. Happened on 6th June, at Fire Domestic – Bournemouth.

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Happened on 27th May, at Bournemouth in World War II At the beginning of WWII Bournemouth was declared a reception area, and plans were quickly underway to get children to the town for their safety.

Interviews held in the sound archive at the Dorset History Centre tell us about the reality of this action for everyone involved. Bournemouth Fire Brigade Cap Badge Chrome and enamelled Fire and Rescue Service insignia. Reference: C5H For the part time fire fighters, men were on duty every fourth night and women every sixth night.

The name was changed to The National Fire Service in August when the regional regular Fire Brigades and the AFS were merged. After the war the Fire Brigades were split and one again were organised on a regional basis.

6th Sep Unexploded shell. Fire – Bournemouth.

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Happened on 22nd September, at Area of cliff fire – Poole. Happened on 20th September, at Fire commercial – Bournemouth. Happened on 19th September, at Fire kitchen – Bournemouth. Happened on 17th September, at Fire residential – Bournemouth.

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) have announced that their members will be on strike between pm until 11pm on Friday 1 November and 6 am until 8am on Monday 4 November, so staff and students are advised to take greater precautions during these times.

Safety systems of work that are already in place will remain. However, everyone has a duty to participate in fire safety at BU, particularly at. Bournemouth Fire Brigade 26mm Fire Service uniform button for sale. During the Second World War the country's brigades were amalgamated into a single National Fire separate London Fire Brigade for the County of London was re-established in With the formation of Greater London inthis absorbed most of the Middlesex Fire Brigade, the borough brigades for West Ham, East Ham and Croydon and parts of the Essex, Hertfordshire, Surrey and.

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In Scotland 11 new brigades were created. The Fire Services Act (Northern Ireland) created four fire authorities for Northern Ireland effective from 1 Januarythe Belfast, Northern, Southern and Western Fire Authorities. Since the immediate post-war legislation there have been many changes to local government boundaries and fire.

THE FIRE BRIGADE POEM – WOODROW CALL The fire-bell rang, there rose a shout The people of Amersham all turned out, It was four o’clock in the morning. Down the street ran the firemen bold, They dressed as they ran, – though the wind blew cold, But the fire.

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From the earliest times Worcestershire has suffered from the ravages of fire. Early records show that Worcester Cathedral was plagued by fire on numerous occasions from the 11th century onwards. The outbreak of war had widespread implications for the Leeds City Fire Brigade, which at this time would have been run by the police force.

Some larger cities across the country had already been targeted by air raids and with Zeppelins flying overhead, there was an unsettled feeling that Leeds was under threat of the same. Fire has broken out at Roding Primary School in Dagenham, east London. Some 80 firefighters are tackling the blaze in Hewett Road, London Fire Brigade (LFB) said.

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