Lancaster County Station 33

100% Volunteer

Serving the Eastern End of Brecknock Township

Total Calls
2015     120
2014     129
2013     117

Calls 2016

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13

February

10

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Bowmansville Fire Company

 

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Since 11-21-2006

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146 West Maple Grove Rd
P.O. Box 302 Bowmansville, PA 17507
Phone 717-445-6293
Fax      717-445-8271
Email  bvfc33@bowmansvillefire.com
 

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BOWMANSVILLE VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY

100 YEARS OF DEDICATION TO OUR COMMUNITY

FIRE PREVENTION

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The month of October is Fire Prevention and once again crews from Station 33 went out to the local schools and gave a presentation to all of the kids. This year a crew from ambulance 36 (fivepointville) joined them.

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STAND BY IN CHESTER COUNTY

10-31-2015 On Saturday a crew from Station 33 went to Chester County station 8 (Keystone Valley) for a stand by. Deputy 33 (Lehman) along with seven members from station 33 went to Parkesburg and stood by from 8:00 to 16:00 hours while the members from station 8 were training at the Chester County fire school. While there Engine 33-1 was dispatched to a reported woods fire along Lower Valley rd. On arrival it was found to be a controlled burn and all units returned.

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VEHICLE FIRE ON PA TURNPIKE

11-06-2015 At around 5:00 hours Station 33 was dispatched to a reported truck fire on the PA Turnpike east bound around the 298 mile marker. Chief 33 (Good) responded and was advised of a working tractor trailer fire. Engine 33-2 and Squad 33-1 responded along with Tanker 32, Engine 32-1,Squad 32-1 (Fivepointville), Tanker 34 (Churchtown), responded and Tanker 72 (Brecknock) Berks County stood by in Station 33. The fire was a result of a vehicle accident and truck was carrying some copier (ink) toner. Station 33 and 32 remained on the scene for over five hours until the last unit went available.

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NEW ENGINE 33-2 IS ON THE PRODUCTION LINE

03/08/16 The new engine 33-2 is on the production line at KME. On Tuesday the 8th, the Engine Committee went up to KME to check on the build so far and go over some items on the spec sheet. The committee consists of Mike Kulp Chairman, Jeff Good, Duane Leinbach, Mike Lehman, Torrey Sensenig, Brian Martin, Jim Musser. At the time we were there the cab was built and painted and they were working on the body. They are still telling us that the engine should be done in May 2016. Stay tuned for more pictures to come.

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