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~ ONSET ~

ONSET ENGINE 1
2020 KME Panther Rescue Pumper
2000/750/40
January 2021

Replaced
ONSET ENGINE 1
1988 Maxim F 2000/500 Pumper
Refurbished in 2005
Retired Dec 2020

 


NEWEST APPARATUS

THE LATEST APPARATUS DELIVERIES
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ONSET ENGINE

ONSET ENGINE 1
KME Panther 2000/750/40 Rescue Pumper
Jan 2021

 


ONSET ENGINE

ONSET ENGINE 2
2003 HME/Smeal 1500/750/25 Pumper
Refurbished in 2020
Jan 2021

 


WEST BARNSTABLE FORESTRY

WEST BARNSTABLE FORESTRY 295
2020 (1997) LMTV 150/600 Forestry - High Water Vehicle
Jan 2021

 


SANDWICH CARS

SANDWICH CAR 441
2020 Chevy Tahoe - Fire Chief
Jan 2021

SANDWICH CAR 444
2019 Chevy Tahoe - Fire Prevention
Formerly Car 441
Jan 2021


KINGSTON CARS

KINGSTON CAR 2
2020 Chevy Tahoe 4x4 SUV Deputy Car
Jan 2021

KINGSTON CAR 5
2021 Chevy Tahoe Community Covid Car
Jan 2021

 


PLYMPTON AMBULANCE

PLYMPTON AMBULANCE 1
2020 Dodge RAM/Horton Type I Ambulance
Delivered but not yet lettered up
Jan 2021

 


PLYMPTON CARS

PLYMPTON CAR 1
2019 Ford F350 4x4 Pickup Fire Chief Car
Jan 2021

PLYMPTON  CAR 4
2020 Chevy Tahoe Community Covid Car
Jan 2021

 


HARWICH AMBULANCE

HARWICH AMBULANCE 73
2020 Ford F550 4x4 / Life Line Type I Ambulance
Dec 2020

 


DUXBURY CAR

DUXBURY CAR 2
2018 Chevy Tahoe SUV Deputy Vehicle
Dec 2020


COTUIT CAR

COTUIT FIRE CHIEF CAR 261
2020 Chevy Tahoe 4x4 SUV
Dec 2020

 


COTUIT PICKUP

COTUIT CAR 260
2018 Chevy 2500 4x4 Pickup
Dec 2020

 


KINGSTON AMBULANCE

KINGSTON AMBULANCE 3
2019 Ford F550 / PL Custom Type I Ambulance
Nov 2020

 


WAREHAM CAR

WAREHAM DEPUTY CAR
2019 Chevy Tahoe
Nov 2020

 


PLYMOUTH COUNTY PLANE

COUNTY PATROL PLANE 1-0
The Plymouth County Fire Patrol Plane sustained significant damage
when it flipped over upon landing at the Plymouth Airport on Oct 8, 2020.
The pilot and observer were not injured when the plane, returning from
a routine patrol, ended upside down just off the runway from a gust
of wind. The plane, 1957 era, has been key in spotting, locating, and
guiding resources into brush fires for many decades.

 


JBCC ARFF TRUCK

 

JOINT BASE FOAM 404
2020 Oshkosh Striker
Expected to be a 1500 gallon unit
Due in Fall 2020
Oct 2020

 


JOINT BASE ARFF TRUCK

 

JOINT BASE FOAM 10
1986 Oshkosh P-19 ARFF Truck
1000/1000/130
Serving at Joint Base Cape Cod since 2019
Oct 2020

 


JOINT BASE HEAVY RESCUE

 

JOINT BASE CAPE COD HEAVY RESCUE 411
2020 Pierce Enforcer Medium Duty
Hazmat - Rescue - Command Unit
Oct 2020

 


 



 

PLANNED & ORDERED

THE FUTURE OF APPARATUS
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APPARATUS NEWS
 

AQUINNAH
 
MINI-PUMPER
Aquinnah may look at a mini-pumper size unit
to replace the 2000 Ford Rescue Truck 361.
It could serve as a rescue truck and also operate off road in
areas difficult for the larger engine.
Sept 2018

HUMVE
Aquinnah also has acquired a military surplus Humvee which
will eventually be outfitted with a skid unit for beach
rescue and off road access.
May 2017

BOAT
Aquinnah also acquired a surplus 24' USCG boat.
Once outfitted with motors and electronics,
it would serve as a water rescue unit.
May 2017

 

BARNSTABLE COUNTY

REHAB
Barnstable County has recently set up a
Chevy C5500 Duramax / Goshen Coach
as a rehab bus.
It is housed at Harwich Station 1.
Sept 2019

 

BARNSTABLE

LADDER
Barnstable has been awarded a grant to purchase a new Ladder Truck.
The current Ladder 206 1992 Pierce 105' was refurbished in 2012
and had some major work done in 2020.
The new truck will be a Pierce Enforcer Ascendant 107' single rear axel Quint
with 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon tank. Due in late 2021.
Sept 2020

AMBULANCE
Barnstable has a new Ford F550/Life Line Type I Ambulance
on order to replace Ambulance 204.
Dec 2020

The previous 212
an older former military "forestry" truck has been replaced.
The department has an LMTV now assigned Forestry 211.
 Sept 2019

 

BOURNE 

CARS
Bourne anticipates purchasing a new pickup and command car.
May 2019

 

BREWSTER

 

 

CARVER
 
FORESTRY
Carver is looking at a Firematic Rally BRAT
400 gallon, 4x4 Brush Truck. The vehicle will
be paid for by a grant.
Sept 2020

TANKER
Carver has ordered a KenworthT880 / Pierce
1500/3000 Engine Tanker 1.
Expected in early 2021.
The older 1989 Ford/Maxim 500/2300 Tanker 1
is expected to be kept at the South Carver Station.
Oct 2019 - Update Jan 2021
 

CCNS
 

 

CHATHAM

Ambulance
A new 2020 Ford F550/Lifeline Type I Ambulance was recently
placed in service as Ambulance 184.
Replaced the 2014 International/Lifeline Ambulance 184.
Oct 2020

Mini-Pumper Engine 188
Chatham recently put a 2020 Ford F550 4 door 4x4 / HME-Ahrens Fox Mini Pumper
in service as Engine 188. It has a 1500 gpm pump and 400 gallon tank.
The engine replaced the 2001 Pierce Engine 188.
The mini-pumper idea came about because full size engines are
not able to fit into the South Chatham Fire House.
Updated Aug 2020

High Water
Chatham recently acquired a 1998 former military LMTV
to use as a high water rescue unit.  The unit had previously served
as West Barnstable's Forestry 288 since 2017. Chatham and
other communities experienced storm related flooding situations
in recent years and these types of vehicles are becoming more
common.
Aug 2018 / Update Nov 2018
 
 

CHILMARK

ENGINE 123
1997 Ford F450 4x4 / Southern Coach Mini-Pumper
500 gpm / 300 gallon
Acquired from Bulldog in 2019
Originally Livingston, NY
Posted Oct 2018 - Updated July 2019

PLANS
Chilmark anticipating building a new Fire Station to replace
their Station 1 at Beatlebung Corner. During that time
apparatus (E122, E123, B131) will have to be relocated.
Station 2 has (E121, T133).
One of the Tri-Town Ambulances will also need to be
relocated and will have a new station when all is done.
Oct 2020

 


COMM




COTUIT
 

 

DENNIS

AMBULANCE 107
Expecting delivery of 2021 Ford/Horton Type I Ambulance 107
Due Feb 2021
Update Jan 2021

ENGINE 112
Dennis to replace the 1997 Emergency One pumper
with a 2021 Pierce Enforcer 1500gpm Pumper.
Expected Fall 2021
October 2019/Update Jan 2021


 

 

DCR

TANKER
The State is building a new Tanker to replace the former 5000 gallon Mack
Tanker at Myles Standish. The new tanker expected to be also on a Mack
chassis, built by Bulldog will have a 2500-3000 gallon tank.
Expected Fall 2020

DIST 2
Also has (2) Brush Breakers (built by V-tec),
a 2.5 ton tanker, forestry trucks, and support vehicles
 

 

DUXBURY
 
CAR
Duxbury recently put a new 2018 Chevy Tahoe in service
as Deputy Car 2.
The previous 2011 Chevy Tahoe was reassigned to Car 5.
Oct 2020

 

EASTHAM

Exploring options for possible Quint in future.
Jan 2020

 

 

EDGARTOWN

MINI PUMPER 223
Edgartown recently took delivery of a 2012 Ford F550 4x4 /E-One
1250 gpm /280 gallon / 30 foam CAFS Mini-Pumper
for Engine 223 at the Chappy Station.
The truck was previously Wilmington, MA Engine 5.
It replaced the 1981 GMC / E-One pumper Engine 223.
The new vehicle is smaller and better suited for the narrow roads,
EMS calls, and towing a boat on trailer duties.
Aug 2020

SQUAD 230
Edgartown recently got a 2020 Ford F550 4x4 /Bulldog with a
utility body, 250gpm/300gallon/10foam.
Oct 2020

SQUAD 240
The former 230, 2016 Ford F350 4x4/Utility body
with 125gpm/150gallons has been reassigned to S-240
on Chappaquidick.
Oct 2020


FALMOUTH

LADDER
 Falmouth has ordered a Pierce Ascendant 107' Aerial Ladder
to replace the 1991 Emergency One 110' Ladder 26.  The new
ladder will have a piped waterway, but not be equipped with a pump.
In addition, the new truck will carry some of the specialized rescue
equipment currently carried on the 1987 Ford/EVF Heavy Rescue 31
which will also be retired.  The new truck is expected in 2021.
Updated Aug 2020

CARS
Falmouth is expecting a new Duty Officer Vehicle and
a new Pickup Truck.
Aug 2020

FIRE ALARM TRUCK
Falmouth was planning to replace high mileage 1991 Fire Alarm C-19,
but that apparently has been put on hold for now.
Nov 2018
 

 


HARWICH

AMBULANCE
Harwich has taken delivery of a 2020 Ford F550/Life Line Type I
Ambulance for A-73.
Dec 2020
 
Harwich exploring options for a possible quint to combine
an engine and ladder in future.
Jan 2020

 


HYANNIS

AMBULANCE
Hyannis recently put a new Ambulance in service.
It is a 2020 Dodge Ram / Lifeline Type I.
It replaced A-825 and is assigned as A-1.
Hyannis uses a shop number now to associate specific units
which may be assigned a particular duty any day.
Oct 2020/Update Jan 2021

ENGINE?
A 1996 Pierce Saber engine has appeared on the apparatus floor.
Its assignment is yet unknown.
Jan 2021

ENGINE
Hyannis has also ordered a new Engine to replace
the 1992 Emergency One Foam Pumper Engine 2 (822).
The new engine will be on the Pierce Enforcer chassis
and will be 1500 gpm with 750 gallons. It is expected to
have a lower profile than the current engines.
June 2019 / Updated Aug 2020

BOAT
Hyannis has taken delivery of the 1977 Former USCG 41'
Fireboat "Raven" which became surplus from Newburyport, MA
when they took delivery of the former MetalCraft Fireboat
of Portsmouth, NH and New Castle, NH.  The boat is lettered
as Marine 2 currently. How it will be utilized is still to be determined.
Aug 20, 2020

 

JOINT BASE CAPE COD

FOAM 404
The newest Joint Base Cape Cod ARFF Truck was recently delivered.
The 2020 Oshkosh Striker 4x4 1500 gallon
Arrived in November 2020

FOAM 10
Joint Base Cape Cod took delivery of a used Oshkosh P-19
Crash Truck that is still carrying the "10" designation from its previous
assignment. The ARFF truck is expected to be replaced by a new truck
at some point.  This truck fills the gap created when the large Oshkosh
P-23 Foam 403 was retired earlier in the year for mechanical reasons.

HEAVY RESCUE
JBCC took delivery of a new large Heavy Rescue Truck
with a command center.  The new truck will replace the used vehicle
designated as Rescue 411 when delivered.
Expected August 2020
Update Sept 2020

FORESTRY
Some "forestry" type apparatus has also been planned.
Possibility of (2) Type 3 Forestry Trucks and (2) Type 6 Forestry
Trucks.  Fire Dept would operate one of each and the Dept
of Natural Resources the other two,
Jan 2019 / Update Aug 2020
 

 

KINGSTON

CARS
Kingston Deputy recently got a 2020 Chevy Tahoe C2
Another Tahoe is expected for Community EMS.
Dec 2020

LADDER
The 1994 E-One quint Ladder 1 was taken out of service permanently
in September due to mechanical issues.
The department is planning to replace the truck with a 100' Tower.
A loaner Tower is expected to serve until a new truck comes.
Dec 2020
 

LAKEVILLE
 

 


MARION

TANKER
Marion received a grant to purchase a new 2000 gallon tanker.
Sept 2019

BREAKER
Marion has acquired a former military 5 ton chassis that is expected to
be used to build a new brush breaker to replace their 1953 Reo / Young
Brush Breaker 127.
April 2018 - Update Jan 2020

 

MARTHA'S VINEYARD AIRPORT

MVY recently took delivery of a new ARFF Truck 941.
It appears to be a 2019 Oshkosh Striker
probably 2000/1500/210
Sept 2019

 

 

MASHPEE

 

 

 

MATTAPOISETT

Mattapoisett Police EMS
Recently put a 2019 Ford E450/Life Line Type III
in service as Ambulance 412.
Sept 2019

 

MIDDLEBORO
 

 

 

NANTUCKET

ENGINE
Nantucket has ordered a commercial pumper.
It will be a 2020/21 Freightliner / Rosenbauer EXT
1250 / 1500 Pumper. Expected in Summer 2021.
It would replace the 1989 Ford F800/E-One 1000/750
assigned to Engine 7.
Update Aug 2020

AMBULANCE

Nantucket expecting delivery of a new Ambulance for A-1.
Expected to be a 2020 Ford F550/Horton Type I.
Due Spring 2020
Jan 2020

Cars
Nantucket expecting delivery of new Chief Car 1.
2020 Ford Expedition.
Present 2016 Ford Expedition planned to go to Fire Prev.
Jan 2020

Tuckernuck Truck
A 1987 Humvee will be setup with a skid unit and placed
on Tuckernuck Island along with a Ford F350 already there.
Jan 2020

 

NANTUCKET AIRPORT

 

 

OAK BLUFFS

 


ONSET

ENGINE 1
Onset is expecting delivery of their new Engine 1.
Replacement of the 1988 Maxim F Engine 1 was approved at the
2019 District meeting.
The new Engine 1 is expected to be a KME and will combine the
equipment from E1 and Rescue 1.
Update Oct 2020

ENGINE 2
2003 HME/Smeal 1500/750 Pumper
has been refurbished.
Jan 2020

BRUSH BREAKER
Onset continues to work on a new brush breaker to replace
Breaker 148 that went out of service in 2017.
The department has a 2004 BMY Harsco 5 ton former military
chassis and will be using in house skills to build the new truck.
It will have a 350 gpm pump and 750 tank.
Oct 2017 / Update Nov 2018.

BOAT
Onset acquired 25' Safeboat with Mercury Outboards.
Aug 20, 2020

 

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ORLEANS

CAR 179
Orleans has a new Ford Explorer on order for
Deputy Car 179.
Expected Fall 2020
Sept 2020

AMBULANCE 174
Orleans has an ambulance on order to replace A-174.
Expected in 2021
Sept 2020

ENGINE
Orleans hoping to replace the 2001 KME Engine 177.
Sept 2020

 

PLYMOUTH

ENGINE 4
Plymouth has another Emergency One Cyclone 1500/1000 Pumper
on order for Engine 4.
It would replace the 2004 Pierce Dash.
Oct 2020

ENGINE 3
Plymouth recently put a 2020 E-One Cyclone 1500/1000 Pumper
in service as Engine 3.
The 2007 International/Pierce Contender 1250/1000 Engine 3
has been reassigned as Spare Engine 10.
Update Aug 2020

LADDER 3
Plymouth recently put their 3rd Ladder Company in service as Ladder 3.
The 2019 Emergency One Cyclone 100' Aerial Ladder also has a
1750 gpm pump and 450 gallon tank. It has been assigned to the new
North Plymouth Station 7.
Update Aug 2020

 

 

PLYMPTON

AMBULANCE
Plympton has taken delivery of a new Ambulance
to replace A-1.
2020 Dodge RAM/Horton Type I Ambulance
Nov 2020/Update Jan 2021

CAR 4
2020 Chevy Tahoe SUV for Covid Community Car
Nov 2020/Update Jan 2021

CAR 1
The Fire Chief got a 2019 Ford F350 Pickup for
Chief Car in 2019.
Jan 2021
 

PROVINCETOWN
 
HIGH WATER
Provincetown has also acquired a surplus military LMTV
to be used as a High Water Vehicle.
Updated Jan 2019

 

 

ROCHESTER


 

SANDWICH

 CARS
The Fire Chief (441) C-1 recently got a new Chevy Tahoe SUV.
The 2019 Chevy Tahoe former C-1 is reassigned to Fire Prevention
(Car 444) C-9.
The 2014 Ford Interceptor, formerly (C467) C-9
becomes a spare vehicle S-1 at Station 1.
Jan 2021

MTU
Sandwich is utilizing one of its former ambulances as a special vehicle.
The MTU - Mobile Testing Unit is supported by the
SHOT - Special Health Operations Team made up of a dozen medics
who can conduct Covid-19 testing.
The 2014 International/Horton Type I former Ambulance 456
also recently served as a loaner service to Mashpee FD
when two of their ambulances were out of service.
Aug 2020

 

TISBURY

Tisbury has taken delivery of a new Ambulance T-90.
2020 Ford F450/Demers Type I Ambulance
Jan 2020

 

TRURO

AMBULANCE
Truro expects to replace the 2003 Ford/Braun Ambulance 486
with a Dodge RAM 5500/Braun Type I Ambulance.
Oct 2020

LOWER CAPE AMBULANCE 598
Lower Cape recently placed a new ambulance in service
as Ambulance 598. It is a 2020 Ford F550 4x4/Osage Type I
that is assigned to Truro.
It replaced the 2013 (2016) Chevy/Demers Type III Ambulance.
Aug 2020
 

 

WAREHAM

BREAKER
Wareham is expecting delivery of a new Brush Breaker.
It is being built on a former Freightliner military chassis.
It is expected to be 1000 gallons.
The new breaker will likely become B-404 at Station 1.
The present B-404 likely to be reassigned to B-403 at Sta.3
thus retiring the current 1978 Ford Breaker 403.
Oct 2020

LADDER TRUCK
Wareham was recently awarded a grant for a new Aerial Tower.
The new truck expected to be a Pierce 100' midship Aerial Tower
and be a quint with 1500 gpm and 300 gallon tank
. The new truck is due in July 2021.
It is expected to replace the 1987 Emergency One 110' Ladder 1
and the 1988 Ford Engine 3, both due for replacement.
Those moves would result in the 1996 Pierce E-4 then being
reassigned to Station 3.
Oct 2021

ENGINE 1
Wareham Engine 1 was involved in an MVC in July 2020.
It was struck head-on by a drunk driver.
Repairs are being made and the engine is expected to
return to service at Station 1.
Oct 2020

 

WAREHAM EMS

 

 

WELLFLEET  FIRE

LADDER
Wellfleet is planning to replace Ladder 93.
Funding has been approved to purchase a used
quint aerial ladder when it becomes available.
July 2019

 

WEST BARNSTABLE

FORESTRY 295
West Barnstable has a 5 ton S&S LMTV former military chassis
that is being equipped with a 600 gallon skid load tank and pump.
The vehicle will be able to serve as a forestry unit as well as
a High Water unit when needed. This truck will carry the
radio ID of 295 (formerly used by Breaker 295).
Oct 2020

FORESTRY 288
The Humve has been equipped with 150 gpm pump and
135 gal tank from the former Brewster F238.
Oct 2020

 

WEST TISBURY

CAR
West Tisbury  recently put a new fire chief car in service.
Ford Explorer.
Nov 2018

 

 

YARMOUTH

AMBULANCE 53
Yarmouth has a new 2020 Dodge Ram / Horton Type I Ambulance
in service as Ambulance 53.
Sept 2020

FORESTRY
Yarmouth is building a new forestry truck on a former military
Freightliner chassis.  It will replace the 1975 AM General
Forestry 49 in service since 2012.
Nov 2018

 

 


MUST BE MY SIGN

Goes without sayin'

 

 
 



 

RECENT APPARATUS

FEATURED APPARATUS RECENT DELIVERIES
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SANDWICH
AMBULANCE

 

SANDWICH AMBULANCE 458 (A-1)
2020 Ford F550 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Oct 2020

 


HYANNIS
AMBULANCE

 

HYANNIS AMBULANCE 825  (A-1)
2020 Dodge RAM 5500 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Oct 2020

NOTE
Hyannis is planning to reassign its Ambulance numbering
as this new vehicle goes in service. More to follow.
Expecting:
2011 Int/Lifeline Amb 825 (A-3) to be replaced by New Ambulance
New 2020 Dodge RAM Ambulance 825 to become A-1
 2015 Int/Lifeline Ambulance 831 (A-1) to become A-2
2017 Dodge RAM/Lifeline Ambulance 828 (A-2) to become A-3
2005 Int/Road Rescue Ambulance 827 (A-3) to become A-4
Some discussion on whether the "Isolation" Ambulance 5 will
remain or be replaced by the retiring 2011 Ambulance.

 

 


CHATHAM AMBULANCE

CHATHAM AMBULANCE 184
2020 Ford F550 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Sept 2020

 


YARMOUTH AMBULANCE

YARMOUTH AMBULANCE 53
2020 Dodge Ram / Horton Type I Ambulance
Sept 2020

 


LOWER CAPE AMBULANCE

LOWER CAPE AMBULANCE 598
2020 Ford F550 / Osage Type I Ambulance
Sept 2020

 


WEST BARNSTABLE FORESTRY UNITS

WEST BARNSTABLE 288
Humvee has been equipped with a small pump and tank
making it a Forestry unit.
Aug 2020

 

WEST BARNSTABLE FORESTRY 295
A former military LMTV 5 ton chassis has been
equipped with a 600 gallon tank and pump to make
it a Forestry unit when completed.
Aug 2020

 


HYANNIS BOAT

HYANNIS MARINE 2
Former Newburyport, MA Fireboat "Raven"
Acquired by Hyannis
Aug 2020

 

 


BOURNE BOATS

BOURNE MARINE 131
Avon 17' Rigid Hull Boat
Docked at Mass Maritime Academy
Aug 2020

BOURNE MARINE 132
Avon 13' Boat
Docked in Pocasset
Aug 2020

 

 


ONSET BOAT

ONSET FUTURE BOAT
Onset has acquired a 25' Safeboat
Former USCG
Aug 2020

 


DCR VEHICLE

 

DCR DISTRICT 1 CAR 1-9
2019 Ford F250 Pickup
Aug 2020

 


MASHPEE AMBULANCES

MASHPEE AMBULANCE 361
2019 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
Also identified with CMED 316
July 2020

NEWEST MASHPEE AMBULANCE 362
2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
Also identified with A-3 on box
July 2020

MASHPEE AMBULANCE 363
2018 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
Also identified with CMED 317
July 2020

 


ONSET BREAKER

 n

ONSET FUTURE BRUSH BREAKER
2014 BMY Harsco 5 ton chassis / In house Onset builder
To become a 350 gal / 750 gallon Brush Breaker
Under construction since 2018
Aug 2019 Update
 



 

 


 


REFURBISHED APPARATUS
REFURBISHED & NEW LOOKS
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ONSET ENGINE

ONSET ENGINE 2
2003 HME/Smeal 1500/750/25 Pumper
Refurbished 2019
Jan 2020
 / Dec 2020


 


BOURNE TANKER

BOURNE TANKER 128
1990 (2019) Harsco BMY 5 ton 6x6 / 2002 Greenwood
300 gpm / 1100 gallon Tanker
Rechassis of former Breaker 128
Tank and pump used from 2002 apparatus
May 2019

Feb 2012 Photo
Breaker 128
1959/1991 Kaiser Mil 5 ton 6x6 / 2002 Greenwood
Diesel/Standard
Originally built by Brewster FD in 2002 as Breaker 235.
Became Bourne B128 at Station 2 in 2012.


 


PLYMOUTH TOWER 1

PLYMOUTH TOWER 1
2007 Pierce Dash Aerial Tower
1500/300  100' Tower
2017-2018 Pierce Refurb
Oct 2018

 


OAK BLUFFS ENGINE

OAK BLUFFS ENGINE 524
2003 Emergency One 1500/750 Pumper
Refurbished in 2017
Photo Sept 2018

 


COMM LADDER 307

COMM LADDER 307
The 2001 Pierce Quantum 1500/500  105' Quint Aerial Ladder
has returned from a complete refurbishing by Pierce in 2017-2018.
The refurb took the truck apart and rebuilt it. Its appearance shows
a few changes including updating the front of the cab and painting
roll up doors on the body.
(May 2018)

 


 


 


REASSIGNED APPARATUS
CHANGES IN ASSIGNMENT
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HARWICH CARS

HARWICH CAR 61
2018 Ford Expedition Fire Chief Car
Was Deputy Car 62
Sept 2020

 

HARWICH CAR 62
2016 Ford Interceptor Deputy Chief Car
Was Chief Car 61
Sept 2020

 


SANDWICH ENGINE

SANDWICH ENGINE 451 - ENGINE 1
2009 Sutphen 1500/750 Pumper
Was Engine 453 - Reassigned to Engine 451 (Engine 1)
Jan 2020

 

 


WAREHAM ENGINE

WAREHAM ENGINE 5
2004 Pierce Dash 1500/750/40A/40B Pumper
Originally Engine 1
Serving as "Rescue 1" since delivery of new Engine 1 in 2013
Recently renumbered Engine 5 in anticipation of delivery of a
new "Rescue 1" heavy rescue expected in 2019.
Photo May 2019

 

 


FALMOUTH ENGINE

FALMOUTH ENGINE 21
2018 Pierce Arrow XT Pumper
1500/720/30
Jan 2019
2009 Pierce Arrow XT (current E-21)
will be reassigned to Engine 22 at Station 2

 


DENNIS DIVE TRUCK

DENNIS DIVE 116
The 2011 Ford F450/Horton former Ambulance 105
will be reassigned to Dive 116 replacing the 1989 GMC/Frontline
that has served as Dive 116 since 1995.
Dec 2018


 


BARNSTABLE AMBULANCE

BARNSTABLE AMBULANCE 204
2007 Chevy 4500 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Formerly West Barnstable Ambulance 293
July 2018

 

 

 

 


 


RETIRED
APPARATUS
 
THE END OF THE LINE
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~ END OF AN ERA ~

ONSET ENGINE 1
The 1988 Maxim F 2000/500 Pumper
Refurbished in 2005
Retired Dec 2021

 


KINGSTON LADDER

KINGSTON LADDER 1
1994 Emergency One 1250/500  75' Aerial Ladder
Out of Service Sept 2020
To be Replaced


CHATHAM ENGINE

 

CHATHAM ENGINE 188
2001 Pierce Dash 1500/500/20A/30B Pumper
Retired May 2020

 


ROCHESTER TANKER

ROCHESTER TANKER 198
1988 (2002) FMC Gladiator
1500 / 3000 / 20 Pumper - Tanker
RETIRED Nov 2019

 


PLYMOUTH ENGINE



PLYMOUTH SPARE ENGINE 10
1996 Pierce Dash 1500/750/25 Pumper
Originally Engine 5
Became Reserve Engine 10 in Dec 2008
Retired Oct 2019

 


ONSET RESCUE

ONSET RESCUE 1
2009 Ford F550 xlt 4x4 / EVI Rescue Truck
The Rescue was taken out of service in July 2019
and sold as part of a plan to consolidate the Rescue and Engine.
Oct 2019




SANDWICH BREAKER


SANDWICH BREAKER 461 (B-1)
The 1978 Military 6x6 5 ton / 2002 Sandwich FD built
250 gpm / 1000 gallon Brush Breaker
has been retired from service.
Uncertain on replacement plans.
Sept 2019

 

 


RETIRING TRURO TANKER

TRURO TANKER 484
1987 GMC Top Kick / Maxim 350/2000 Tanker
Believed to be the LAST SERVING MAXIM on Cape Cod
Retiring July 2019

 

 


RETIRED
PROVINCETOWN ENGINES

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 190 (Engine 1)
2002 Freightliner/Ferrara 1250/500 Pumper
Damaged in Winter 2018 storm by salt water.
Taken out of service June 2019
Replaced by 2020 Ferrara Igniter 1500/500/20A/30B Pumper
June 2019

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 193 (Engine 3)
2003 HME/Ferrara 1250/500 Pumper
Damaged in Winter 2018 storm by salt water.
Taken out of service June 2019
Replaced by 2020 Ferrara Igniter 1500/500/20A/30B Pumper
June 2019

 

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 195 (Engine 5)
2001 Freightliner/Ferrara 1250/500 Pumper
 Taken out of service June 2019
Replaced by 2020 Ferrara Igniter 1500/500/20A/30B Pumper
June 2019

 


RETIRED JOINT BASE ARFF

JOINT BASE CAPE COD FOAM 403
1994 (2012) Teledyne P-23 Crash Truck
2000/3300/500
Retired March 2019
Not yet replaced. JBCC down to 2 ARFF vehicles.

 

 


 


OLDER APPARATUS

REMEMBERING SOME OF THE OLDIES
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NANTUCKET ANTIQUE ENGINE

 

NANTUCKET ENGINE 4
1937 American LaFrance Pumper
Dec 2019

 


CHATHAM OLD MAXIM ENGINE 1

CHATHAM ENGINE 1 ANTIQUE
1926 Maxim 500 gpm Pumper
Photos July 2019

 

 


PROVINCETOWN OLD ENGINE 4

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 4 ANTIQUE
1936 American LaFrance
500 gpm Pumper
Refurbished approx 2009
Housed at old home, P-Town Station 4 Johnson Street.
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TISBURY OLD LEGION PUMPER

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TISBURY LEGION PUMPER M-15
1949 American LaFrance Pumper
Served Tisbury 1949-1974 (25 yrs)
Was COMM Muster Truck 1975-2017 (32 yrs)
Returned to Tisbury in 2017 (1 yr)
Photos Sept 2018

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ON THE ROAD

FEATURED APPARATUS ON DISPLAY
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