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Perth Amboy, NJ


Original Feature Posted April 26, 2004 - Re-launched January 28, 2012
Updated February 22, 2020

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PERTH AMBOY FIRE BOAT
(Middlesex County)

MEMBER OF 12 DEPARTMENT NJ REGIONAL FIREBOAT TASK FORCE

Perth Amboy, NJ
"Marine 5"
2005 Metal Craft Fire storm 36
Owned by Middlesex County, NJ
Operated by Perth Amboy Fire Rescue
39' LOA
2,500 gpm
38 knots
Perth Amboy Municipal Marina
Raritan River between New Jersey and Staten Island, New York
 

Map of Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Fire Boat is kept about where the "m" is in Amboy.

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Video Perth Amboy Marine Unit



~ 2019 UPDATE ~
 

Perth Amboy, NJ
"Marine 5"
2005 Metal Craft Fire storm 36
Owned by Middlesex County, NJ
Operated by Perth Amboy Fire Rescue
39' LOA - 2,500 gpm - 38 knots
Perth Amboy Municipal Marina
Raritan River between New Jersey and Staten Island, New York
(Photos April 2019)
Personnel conducting a dive drill at the time.
NOTE
There is discussion about possibly seeking a new boat in the near future.
April 2019.

 



~ Original Post ~

 

 

Perth Amboy
Boston Whaler Boat
Contributed by John Landers 2013

 

 

Perth Amboy, NJ

NEW JERSEY FIRE BOATS  
  Atlantic Highlands   Bayonne   Camden  Carteret  Edgewater  Elizabeth
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Union County  Westville

 

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