Amoskeag Reserve Engine Co.
"Preserving Firefighting History" - The New Hampshire Chapter of SPAAMFAA

For Sale & Want Ads
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FOR SALE - 1868 Crane Neck L. Button Fully Restored Double Air Chamber Hand pumper "Columbian".  98% Original Parts, 10" Cylinders, Fully Functional and has been pumped in the NESVFL Musters in 2011-- you may also have seen it at the 2011 SPAAMFAA Summer National Convention in Syracuse, or at the 150th Anniversary of the Columbian Engine Company in Spring Valley, NY.  All Gold Leafed with Brass Hand Rails and Original Cuban Mahogany Water Box-- Approximately 6000 lbs.  More Pictures are Available-- just give me a call or email!

History-- Built in Waterford, NY in 1868, the machine still has its Original Factory Nameplate (#590) and was delivered to Spring Valley, NY where it fought fires until about 1890.  It was then sold to Winchendon, Ma where it was extremely successful in NESVFL Muster Competitions through the 1920's and won over $9000 in prize money.  Sold Again in 1945 to the Boston, Ma. Fire Dept., it competed for a few years before becoming an exhibit in the Boston Sparks Fire Museum--- sold to the Granite Handtub Association, Inc., Newmarket, NH in 2004 where it has been restored, displayed and used.  Asking Price $85,000.00   Please call Vince Jarosz @ 603-659-3333 or email anytime

1868 Crane Neck L. Button Fully Restored Double Air Chamber Hand pumper "Columbian"

FOR SALE - 1926 ALF type 12 pumper. 750 gpm rotary gear pump. 2/3 restored. 99% complete. Includes ladders, lanterns, lights, suction, etc. New tufted leather upholstery. Not yet restored are the fenders, hose bed and basket, suction hose rack and gas tank. Gas tank and water tank have been cleaned internally and coated. Have some history of the truck. Contact Ed Broadhead -  603 526-6578