11/26/10 65 W - + 2 - 0 Charlotte's Steamer in Action, Part 2
The FireCritic found this superb video
of the Charlotte Fire Department displaying 80 years of fire apparatus history, including operation of their 1902 American LaFrance Metropolitan steamer. Also shown is a 1928 American LaFrance pumper, a 1948 Mack pumper, a 1958 Seagrave pumper, and a 1971 Seagrave pumper. How cool is that? See our prior posting on same
, with more information about the steamer.