1958 American LaFrance Spartan Pumper

History: Reserve, E14, E11, E10 at 1, E9 at 1

Courtesy Raleigh Public Affairs
Model year 1958
Make/Model American LaFrance Spartan
Serial number: N-720
VIN number:  
License plate: P-58322
Shop number:  
Purchase price: $21,800 (bid)
$23,354.85 (vehicle and equipment)
Manufacturing date: July 31, 1959
Shipping date: July 31, 1959
Delivery date:  
Acceptance date: August 29, 1959

1000 GPM. 300 gallons. Contract dated December 4, 1958. Shipped via Norfolk-Southern Railroad on July 31, 1959. Placed in service as Engine 10 in 1963. Placed in service as Engine 11 in 1971. Placed in service as Engine 14 in 1975. Placed in reserve in 1982.

Photos courtesy Raleigh-Wake Emergency Communications Center

Raleigh Times photograph courtesy of North Carolina State Archives, February 1961

Jeff Harkey photograph

* Before the construction of Station #9, Engine #9 was the second engine company at Station #1.


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