On Wednesday June 29, 2022 at 0725 hours box alarm 10-18 was sounded for the report of the commercial building fire on the property at Camp Airy just off of Route 550 North of Thurmont. First arriving...
On Sunday October 4. 2020 at 0802 hours Box Alarm 10-01 was sounded for the reported house fire in the first block of Meadow Ln on the East side of Thurmont. At 0804 Thurmont Police arrived on scene a...
On Monday March 2, 2020 at approximately 1515 hours box alarm 10-08 was struck for reported smoke coming from a house in the 13200 blk Catoctin Furnace Rd. A citizen driving by noticed the smoke and d...
At 0942hrs on Friday March 22, 2019 Rescue Box 6-20 was sounded for a Bus Accident on Route 15 at Creamery Rd. Rescue Squad 10 responded mutual aide as the second squad on the assignment. A69 (Emmits...
• Five Person Cab
• 4 Wheel Drive
• 500 Gallons tank
• 1,250 GPM pump
• Deck Gun
• Amkus Hydraulic Extrication Equipment
1992 Pierce Lance
1,000 gallon tank
1,250 GPM pump
Six person cab
3" supply line
1 3/4" attack lines
Rescue Squad 10
• Seven Person Cab
• Paratech Stabilization Equipment
• Amkus hydraulic rescue tools (Cutters, Spreaders, Rams, Ram extensions)
• Multiple hand tools, power tools and ventilation fans including Positive Pressure Ventilation fans (PPV fan)
• High pressure breathing air cascade system
• Multiple other tools for rescue and salvage at a fire or rescue scene
One of the first pieces of motorized fire apparatus purchased by the Guardian Hose Company was a 1927 Mack. This particular pumper was chain-driven. This piece is now in the Fire Museum of Maryland in Lutherville.
Retired - Chevrolet Tanker
Former Tanker 10
1969 Chevrolet Chassis
Retired - Diamond T Pumper
A 1945 Diamond T Pumper was purchased for $6,500.00
Retired - Engine/Tanker 104
Total Rehab of ET104 by Pierce in 1999
Six Person Cab
1,500 gallon tank
1,000 GPM pump
**Engine/Tanker 104 was sold in January 2020**
Retired - Ford Hahn Pumper
Former Engine 101 - Ford / Hahn
1967 Ford "C" Series Chassis, 750 GPM Pump, 500 Gallons of water
Retired - Ford Hahn Pumper
1977 Ford / Hahn
Former Engine 103 - Ford / Hahn
1977 Ford "C" Series Chassis, 750 GPM Pump, 500 Gallons of water
Retired - Ford Oren Pumper
Retired - Hahn / Saulsbury Squad - Squad 10
Squad 10 - 1988 Hahn / Salusbury 20 foot walk-in box; 20 Kw hydraulic PTO generator; four 6,000 PSI bottle breathing air cascade system; extensive Amkus hydraulic rescue tool equipment (multiple power plants, spreaders, cutters, rams, and ram extensions); full complement of hand tools, power tools, ventilation fans (including Positive Pressure Ventilation fan), and miscellaneous items and supplies for rescue and salvage and overhaul on the fire ground; 20,000 pound front mount winch
Retired - Hudson Sedan
Purchased from William Stoner, this 1925 Hudson sedan was converted into a fire truck by members of the Guardian Hose Company.
Retired - Rescue Squad
Former Squad 10
1972 Ford "C" Series Chassis, 16' walk-in rescue body by Swab
Fire danger index
October 22nd, 2023
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