1938 Ford Fire Truck - Rossland Museum - Rossland, BC
N 49° 04.728 W 117° 48.880
11U E 440507 N 5436535
Quick Description: This Ford truck was used in the town of Rossland from the 1930's to the early 1950's
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 7/18/2010 8:45:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM99MK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Firefrog69
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Long Description:
This fire truck is equipped with the four dual rear wheels and was designed especially for snow operation. For winter use a set of tractor-treads were placed over the two dual rear wheels on each side - so that the rear wheels became, in effect, a caterpillar tread drive. With an annual snowfall of close to 100 inches in Rossland, this was a great accessory.

This truck can only be visited while the museum is open. It will cost a family $20 but the museum has many interesting displays and will entertain the whole family.

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