April 2019

Multiple Alarm House Fire

April 3rd, 2019|

A multiple-alarm house fire yesterday afternoon in London. The fire was called in by LFD’s Car 6 ( District Chief ) as he was driving by. The lone male occupant was not home at the time of the fire. On scene were Engines 1,2,3,4,5,9 & 12 , Truck 9 , Car 6&9, Command 1 […]

March 2019

Careless smoking cause of second recent London fire death: Officials

March 20th, 2019|

Careless smoking is being blamed for a second fire death in London in less than a month.

Woman in critical condition after apartment fire near Old South

March 13th, 2019|

A woman was in critical condition in hospital Wednesday afternoon following a morning fire in a three-storey walk-up just west of London’s Old South neighbourhood,.

London firefighters responded to the fire at 140 Langarth St. W., west of Wharncliffe Road, about 8:30 a.m.

Firefighters were met with heavy smoke coming out of an apartment on the […]

May 2018

Hooks Restaurant Fire

May 29th, 2018|

March 2018

Engine Three

March 30th, 2018|

Provincial Trucks of London

March 15th, 2018|

In 1979 London purchased these two rigs from KingSeagrave for the total price of $65,000 …. for both. These 1979 International/KingSeagrave rigs were built as demonstrators for the Ontario Government . Equipped with AWD, a 625 IGPM front mounted pump and a 700 gallon tank , they were rejected by the Province. In an […]

February 2017

Garage fire injures one

February 24th, 2017|

One person was injured in a fire at a south London auto shop Friday.

Firefighters were called to the Lambeth Service Centre at 3392 Wonderland Rd. S., around 1:30 p.m.

The fire started in the garage bay, where two people were working on a vehicle using a torch, said fire prevention inspector Jack Burt, adding one […]

January 2014

Engine 3 ….. in the Sixties.

January 29th, 2014|

Two memories, the catalyst for what became my hobby of fire buffing.

April 2011

Engine 3

April 6th, 2011|

July 2000

Engine 3

July 15th, 2000|

March 1980

Engine 3 – Last of its kind in London

March 13th, 1980|

May 1974

Garage Fire

May 8th, 1974|

November 1959

Engine 3

November 21st, 1959|


Engine 3

November 21st, 1954|

Ray’s Billards Fire

November 6th, 1950|

October 1950

Engine 3

October 21st, 1950|

November 1928

Pumper No.3

November 21st, 1928|

Station 3 – Line Up

November 30th, 1923|

Engine 3 crash

November 30th, 1700|