1950 Mack 85LS Pumper

Stored at Station 28

News & Observer photograph
Model year 1950
Make/Model Mack 85LS
Serial number: 85LS 1441
VIN number:  
License plate: P-58314
Shop number:  
Bid price: $13,000
Manufacturing date:  
Delivery date: March __, 1950
Motor: Mack
Pump: Hale, two-stage, 13936

History: Engine A (reserve), E6. Notes: 750 GPM. Contract for purchase authorized January 3, 1950. NBFU test on March 30, 1950. Placed in service as Engine 6 after March 1950. Placed in reserve in 1975. Designed Engine A by July 8, 1982. Retired August 28, 1984 (?).

Photo courtesy Raleigh Fire Department

News & Observer photograph courtesy of North Carolina State Archives

Courtesy Richard M. Adleman Collection

 

Joel Woods photograph / October 1982 

Lee Wilson photograph

Mike Legeros photograph

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