Bend Fire Ladder Truck #1
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 06.074 W 121° 18.376
10T E 635563 N 4884511
A history sign about Bend’s first fire ladder truck.
Waymark Code: WMN6WK
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 01/06/2015
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 2

Sign is located at Bend Fire Station 305 (North Station) and Training Center

Marker Name: Bend Fire Ladder Truck #1
Marker Text: C. 1923 GMC K-16 built by American LaFrance

In Service: 1923

Retired: 1954

Returned: 2012

Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: Historical Society

Marker Type: City

Region: Central Oregon

County: Deschutes

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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