Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Fire Trucks

 Here's a collection of fire engine pictures from around St. Tammany Parish over the years, official portraits, at fires, at memorials, at community service events, and even parades. Click on the images to make them larger.

This home-built fire apparatus was put into service in Covington in 1910 
A larger horse drawn fire fighting wagon

The old Abita Springs fire wagon  

A fire wagon painting on the Firehouse Subs outlet
Then the automotive adaptations came 
Warren Salles drives his fire truck in a Covington parade
Fire engines became bigger and more massive

Here's a random collection of fire engine pictures from over the years...

Covington Old Fire House

Firefighters visit day care centers

St. Patrick's Day Parade in Covington

Folsom Christmas Horse Parade 

Lacombe Fire Engines and Trucks




Covington's new ladder truck arrives and put right to work

Santa Claus arrives by fire truck

The fire station becomes a Mardi Gras extravaganza

Fire District 9, Bush, LA


See also:

Major Fires in Covington 1898-1920

History of Fire Protection District No. 4 

Lacombe Fire Department Open House 

J.C. Pittman Memorial Fire Station Dedicated 

Old Theard St. Fire Station No. 1 

When Competing Fire Companies Used To Race To Fires