BARNSTABLE COUNTY FOREST FIRE TRAINING FALMOUTH 2007
Photos of Brush Breaker training courtesy of Glen Rogers.
Several crews from Mashpee, Falmouth, and the State DCR participated in a Forest Fire Command and Control
class at the Mashpee Fire Station in Oct 2007.
Classroom training was followed by some real off road training at Crane Reservation in Falmouth.
Falmouth Breaker 16
State Car 1-0 (Car 2)
2008 Ford F-250 4x4 Pickup now serving as District 1 Forest Warden unit Car 2
was delivered in 2007.
State Car 1-1 (Car 4)
1998 Chevy 2500 4x4 250/250/20A Patrol Truck
went in service March 2007
State Breaker 1-5 (Breaker 5)
1969 International L1700 / Farrar 250/600 Brush Breaker
was refurbished in 2007 with a new tank, pump and paint job.
State Breaker 1-4 (Breaker 6)
1992 International / EJ Murphy 250/750 Brush Breaker
that originally started out at Shawme, but spent the last 9 years
in West Tisbury returned to Shawme Crowell in 2007.
CAPE COD BRUSH BREAKERS
More Pages of Brush Breakers
|Page 1 - 1920s - 1930s - First Brush Breaker|
|Page 2 - 1920s - 1930s - Forest Fires / Memorial|
|Page 3 - 1920s - 1930s - Fire Towers / Patrol Plane|
|Page 4 - 1930s - Early Brush Trucks / Breakers|
|Page 5 - 1930s - 1950s - First County Brush Breakers|
|Page 6 - 1940s - 1950 - Early Brush Breakers|
|Page 7 - 1950s - Second Generation Brush Breaker|
|Page 8 - 1950s - Brush Trucks|
|Page 9 - 1950s - 1960s - Second County Brush Breakers|
|Page 10 - 1950s - 1970s - Breakers and Patrol Trucks|
|Page 11 - 1960s - Brush Trucks and Fires|
|Page 12 - 1960s - Fires and Brush Breakers|
|Page 13 - 1960s - 1970s - Third Generation Breaker|
|Page 14 - 1970s - County & Town Brush Breakers|
|Page 15 - 1970s - 1980s - Brush Breakers & Tankers|
|Page 16 - 1980s - Breakers & Fires|
|Page 17 - 1990s - Brush and Forestry Trucks|
|Page 18 - 1990s - Brush and Forestry Trucks|
|Page 19 - 1990s - State Forest Fire Apparatus|
|Page 20 - 1990s - 2000s - Brush Breakers|
|Page 21 - 2000s - Breakers and Tankers|
|Page 22 - 2000s - Brush Breakers & Tankers|
|Page 23 - 2000s - Newest Breakers|
|Page 24 - 2000s - 2005 Brush Season|
|Page 25 - 2000s - 2006 Brush Breakers|
|Page 26 - 2000s - 2007 Brush Breaker Training|
Massachusetts DCR - Bureau of Forest
Forest Fire Lookout Association
History Early Fire Towers
Massachusetts Fire Tower Locations
CCFD.com - Plymouth Brush Breaker Drill April 2006
CCFD.com - Plymouth-Wareham Brush Fires May 2006
CCFD.com - Sandwich Fire Tower 2006
Photos in this series are from various sources
including fire department and personal collections.