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The St Mungo Fireboat

  The famous Glasgow Fireboat, The “St. Mungo” was a powerful fire fighting boat which saw service on the Clyde from its launch in 1959 through to it being defined as surplus to requirements on the forming of Strathclyde Fire Brigade in 1975. It was built by Messrs Hugh McLean & Sons of Renfrew. The… Continue Reading

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James Mair Memorial Service
James Mair Memorial Service 26th May 2019 Dear John, Graeme, and Museum Volunteers, Thank you for our incredible tour of the Strathclyde Fire and Rescue Preservation Museum. Your special efforts have not only honored my Great Grandfather's sacrifice but have memorialized his legacy. The attention to detail and your remarkable [more]
Firemaster Alexander Nisbet
Scottish Firemaster Alexander Nisbet Wins George Medal April 1941   Click on the image to read the newspaper archive story on how Firemaster Alexander Nisbet from the Coatbridge Fire Brigade earned The George Medal while he was temporarily attached to the London Fire Brigade in 1941. He was posted down to London [more]
Old Glory Steam and Vintage Preservation Magazine
Article Author Hugh Dougherty The Trust Thanks Hugh Dougherty and "Old Glory" For Allowing Us To Display This Ariticle On Our Site   [more]

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