Monthly Archives: January 1974

January 1974

District Fire Chief John Needham dies

January 26th, 1974|

London District Fire Chief John A. Needham, 60, died Saturday night of an apparent heart attack.

First Diesel Engine in London

January 7th, 1974|

Engine 1 , 1974 Ford/King 1050/500. First diesel rig and first pump with a top mount pump control. Photo was taken early 1975 just after it went into service. The deck gun still hasn't been installed.