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Beacon Fire Department
Stations/ Apparatus Page

City of Beacon Fire Department
Fire Apparatus


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Engine 1 (33-11) is a 1986 Pierce Arrow pumper. This engine is stationed at Station 1 and runs emergency medical calls in District 1 as well as being a first due engine for the city.

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Engine 2 (33-12) is a 1994 Sutphen pumper. This engine is stationed at Station 2 and runs emergency medical calls in District 2 as well as being a first due engine for the city.

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Engine 3 (33-13) is a 1980 American LaFrance. This engine is the citywide reserve engine. It's primary purpose is to take over the city when the other apparatus are operating at other alarms or are out-of-service.

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Ladder 1 (33-45) is a 1986 Pierce straight 105' heavy-duty ladder truck. Ladder 1's primary responsibilities are mostly fire related. They include, victim rescuing, ventilation, salvage, and overhaul. This apparatus also handles all Carbon Monoxide alarms in the city with its Carbon Monoxide detector kit.

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Rescue 1 (33-55) is a 1987 Pierce heavy duty rescue. Rescue 1 has many responsibilities in the department. It can handle almost every kind of emergency, such as automobile accidents and hazardous material incidents, but this company is trained best in technical rescue operations. Technical rescue operations are such incidents as: confined space rescues, high & low angle rope rescues, and water & ice rescues. This company is also responsible for rehab and extra equipment at fires.
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Fire Boat 1 (33-99) is a 1998 Avon inflatable boat with a gas-powered engine. Fire Boat 1's primary job in the department is water & ice rescues. Boat 1 covers about 6 square miles of the Hudson River and it also covers the southern part of the Fishkill Creek.


Note: Engine 1 photo donated by Mario Capparelli

City of Beacon Fire Department
Fire Stations


Mase Hook & Ladder Fire Station
Fire Headquarters
Ladder 1


Beacon Engine Fire Station
Station 1
Engine 1


Tompkins Hose Fire Station
Station 2
Engine 2, Engine 3, Rescue 1, Fire Boat 1

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