Photos by Britton W Crosby
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New Page Added August 18, 2013
Updated Oct 9, 2015
BRANFORD BRIDGEPORT FAIRFIELD GUILFORD
MILFORD MYSTIC NEW HAVEN NORWALK
OLD SAYBROOK STAMFORD STRATFORD
BRIDGEPORT FIRE BOATS
Bridgeport's two marine units are docked near the ferry pier not far from I-95
and the Ballpark and Harbor Yard, home of the Atlantic League "Bluefish"
Police and Harbormaster boats share the dock.
Bridgeport's first fire boat was delivered in 2008.
The 28 foot MetalCraft Firebrand boat has a 10 foot beam.
It is equipped with twin Mercury 250 HP outboards
and can pump 1250 gpm.
Photos August 2013
This boat was sold to the FAIRFIELD, CT FIRE DEPARTMENT c.2014
Bridgeport's took delivery of a new Safe Boats Defender in 2013.
It is approximately 33 feet long and has a capability of approximately 1000 gpm.
Powered by triple Yamaha 300 HP outboards.
Bridgeport Engine Three staffs the Fireboat
Photos Oct 2015
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