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HistoryEdit

In 1993, London annexed the adjoining Town of Westminster, making the volunteer Westminster Fire Department part of London Fire Services. The City hired full-time staff for the newly-built Westminster hall, now designated Station 11, and the volunteer force was disbanded.

Fire StationsEdit

Station Address In Service Notes
Fire Station 1 340 Waterloo Street 1954-1996 Now Middlesex-London EMS Ambulance Headquarters
Fire Station 2 795 Dundas Street ???? - 1947 Converted. Aeolin Hall
Fire Station 2 1101 Florence Street 1947-2005 Demolished. New hall built on same site.
Fire Station 3 160 Bruce Street 1880-1975 Converted to private residence.
Fire Station 5 155 Adelaide Street North 190?-19?? Similar design to Station 4
Fire Station 7 1192 Highbury Avenue 1962-2014 Firehouse Subs now stands on the same lot.
Fire Station 11 7109 Westminster Drive, Lambeth 1992 (annexation)-2017 Built 1991 as Westminster FD station. Currently used for training.

Apparatus rosterEdit

Shop numbers in brackets. All pump/tank measurements are in Imperial gallons.

Fire Station 1 - 400 Horton Street East (@ Colborne Street)Edit

Built 1996

Engine 1 (2012-05-PR) - 2012 Spartan Metro Star Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/500/40F) (Chassis SO#75495 / body SN#2615) (Licence # AC 85948)
HazMat 1 (2005-02-HM) - 2005 Spartan Metro Star FF LFD / SVI walk-around heavy rescue (Licence # 226 6NW)
Service 1 - 1999 Ford F250

Fire Station 2 - 1103 Florence StreetEdit

Built 2005

Engine 2 (2007-03-?) - 2007 Spartan Metro Star FF MFD / Smeal (1500/800/40F) (Licence # 372 2VF) (ex-E10)
Rescue 1 (2005-01-R) - 2005 Spartan Metro Star FF LFD / SVI walk-around heavy rescue (Licence # 226 7NW) (ex-Rescue 2)
Command 1 (2011-01-C) - 2011 Ford F250 (Platoon Chief)
Marine 2 - 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 4x4 with Zodiac boat
Spare Engine 23 (1995-01-E) - 1995 E-One Hurricane / Superior (1050/625/40F) (SE#1492) (ex-Engine 1)

Fire Station 3 - 550 Commissioners Road West (@ Wonderland Road)Edit

Built 1971

Engine 3 (2016-08-PR) - 2016 Spartan Metro Star Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/500) (SN#2704) (Licence # AP 81572)
Marine 3 - 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 4x4 with Zodiac boat

Fire Station 4 - 807 Colborne Street (@ St. James Street)Edit

Built 1909

Engine 4 (2010-03-E) - 2010 Spartan Metro Star MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/500/40F) (SN#2509) (Licence # 211 6YZ) (ex-Engine 14)

Fire Station 5 - 751 Deveron Crescent (@ Commissioners Road)Edit

Built 1997

Engine 5 (2010-02-Q) - 2010 Spartan Gladiator Sirius MFD / Smeal (1750/400/40F/75' rear-mount) (SO#3848) (Licence # 211 0YZ)
Tanker 5 (2013-01-TK) - 2013 International Workstar 7600 / Carl Thibault (500/2500) (SN#2641) (Licence # AE 60643)
Tech Support 1 - 2017 Freightliner M2-112 / 2004 SVI / 2017 Carl Thibault refurb air/light unit (Re-mount from a 1996 Spartan chassis)

Fire Station 6 - 590 Oxford Street West (@ Wonderland Road)Edit

Built 1978

Engine 6 (2009-02-PR) - 2009 Spartan Advantage FF MFD / Smeal (1500/1000/40F) (Licence # 160 8XH) (ex-Rescue 6)
Truck 6 (2016-09-A) - 2016 Spartan Gladiator Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/300/100' RK Vulcan)
Command 2 (2011-02-C) - 2011 Ford F250 (District Chief)

Fire Station 7 - 1295 Webster Street (north of Huron Street)Edit

Built 2014

Engine 7 (2009-01-PR) - 2009 Spartan Advantage FF MFD / Smeal (1500/500/40F) (SN#706040) (Licence # 165 5XH) (ex-Engine 5)
Truck 7 (2009-03-AP) - 2009 Spartan Gladiator Sirius MFD / Smeal (1500/300/100' rear-mount tower) (Licence # 215 9XP) (ex-Truck 2, ex-Truck 1)

Fire Station 8 - 1565 Western Road (@ Richmond Street)Edit

Built 1964

Engine 8 (2016-07-PR) - 2016 Spartan Metro Star Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/500) (SN#2705)

Fire Station 9 - 746 Wellington Road SouthEdit

Built 1971

Engine 9 (2017-03-PR) - 2017 Spartan Metro Star Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/500) (SN#2727)
Truck 9 (2008-02-A) - 2007 Spartan Gladiator Sirius MFD / Smeal UT 100 (1500/400/100' rear-mount)

Fire Station 10 - 2125 Trafalgar StreetEdit

Built 1981

Engine 10 (2012-04-PR) - 2012 Spartan Metro Star Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/700/40F) (Chassis SO#75501 / body SN#2617) (Licence # AC 8594?)

Fire Station 11 - 3970 Savoy StreetEdit

Opened 2017

Engine 11 (2007-05-PR) - 2007 Spartan Metro Star FF MFD / Smeal (1500/1000/40F) (SN#702050) (Licence # 205 8VL)
Tanker 11 (2012-01-TK) - 2012 International Workstar 7600 / Carl Thibault (500/2500) (SN#2602) (Licence # AB 51971)

Fire Station 12 - 275 Boler Road (@ Commissioners Rd.)Edit

Built 2001

Engine 12 (2010-01-Q) - 2010 Spartan Gladiator Sirius MFD / Smeal (1750/400/40F/75' rear-mount) (SO#3847) (Licence # 210 9YZ)

Fire Station 13 - 790 Fanshawe Park Road EastEdit

Built 2006

Engine 13 (2014-01-Q) - 2014 Spartan Gladiator Classic MFD / Carl Thibault / RK (1750/400/50F/78' Vulcan) (Chassis SO#78212 / body SN#2654) (Licence # AJ 31760)

Fire Station 14 - 2225 Hyde Park Road (north of Fanshawe Park Rd.)Edit

Built 2011

Engine 14 (2012-0?-PR) - 2012 Spartan Metro Star Classic MFD / Carl Thibault (1250/500/40F) (Chassis SO#75496 / body SN#2616) (Licence # AC 8494?)

Training Station - 7109 Westminster Drive (@ Highway 4)Edit

Built 1991

Station/Assignment UnknownEdit

Spare Truck 20 (2008-01-A) - 2007 Spartan Gladiator Sirius MFD / Smeal UT 100 (1500/400/100' rear-mount) (ex-Truck 6, ex-Truck 7, ex-Truck 1)
Engine (2007-04-PR) - 2007 Spartan Metro Star FF MFD / Smeal (1500/500/40F) (SN#702130) (Licence # 588 7VE) (ex-Engine 9, ex-Engine 12)
Spare Engine (2007-02-E) - 2007 Spartan Metro Star FF MFD / Smeal (1500/500/40F) (SN#703020) (ex-Engine 3)
Spare Engine (2007-01-PR) - 2007 Spartan Metro Star FF MFD / Smeal (1500/500/40F) (SN#701030) (ex-Engine 8)
Spare Engine - 1990 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/500/40F) (SN#7957) (ex-E1)
Service 2 - Ford F350
Spare Tanker 25 - 2002 Kenworth T300 / Metalfab (500/1500) (ex-Tanker 5, ex-Tanker 11)
(2007-06-C) - 2007 Ford F250 (ex-Command 1) (Licence # 131 7TL)

On OrderEdit

  • Tenders were called for a new rescue pumper in April 2018 (#RFT18-36).

Retired ApparatusEdit

(1999-01-E) - 1999 American LaFrance Eagle 148 / General pumper (1050/500) (SN#98-MET-47) (ex-Engine 2)
(1999-02-E) - 1999 American LaFrance Eagle 148 / General pumper (1050/500/40F) (SN#99-MET-11) (ex-Engine 4)
(1996-01-Q) - 1996 E-One Cyclone TC / Superior quint (1500/400/20F/75' rear-mount) (SE#1691) (Licence # 883 6CH) (ex-Engine 13, ex-Engine 6)
1993 E-One Hurricane quint (1050/400/40F/75' rear-mount) (SN#12845) (ex-Engine 8, ex-Engine 6)
1993 International 4900 / E-One tanker (500/1500) (SN#12847) (ex-Tanker 5) (Sold to Batchawana Fire and Rescue)
1993 International 4900 / E-One tanker (500/1500) (SN#12846) (ex-Tanker 25, ex-Tanker 11) (Sold to Heloc, Sold to Service de Sécurité Incendie de Disraeli)
1992 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/650/40F) (SN#11016)
1992 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/650/40F) (SN#11015)
1992 E-One Hurricane quint (1250/300/110' rearmount) (SN#11018) (ex-Truck 23, ex-Truck 7)
1992 E-One Hurricane quint (1250/300/110' rearmount) (SN#11017) (ex-Truck 9)
1992 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/500/40F) (SN#9837) (ex-E20)
1992 International / E-One heavy rescue
1991 E-One Hurricane quint (1050/300/95' rearmount tower) (ex-Truck 1)
1990 E-One Cyclone pumper (1050/1000) (SN#8512) (ex-Westminster Fire Department (Ontario), Sold to Service de Sécurité Incendie du Secteur Ouest de La Mitis)
1989 E-One Hurricane pumper (1250/500) (Heavily damaged in 1992 accident. Sold to Niagara on the Lake Fire and Emergency Services)
1989 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/500/40F) (SN#7161) (ex-E21)
1988 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/500/40F) (SN#6203) (ex-E22)
1988 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/500/40F) (SN#6202)
1986 E-One Hurricane pumper (1050/840/40F)
1986 International S1900 / Contrans heavy rescue (Sold to Southwold Township Fire Department)
1986 International S1900 / Contrans heavy rescue/command
1985 King CM-1 snorkel (1050/85')
1983 Ford C / King tanker (300/1500)
1980 International Cargostar / King pumper (1050/300/55' telesqurt) (SN#800012)
1979 International S1800 / King front-mount pumper (625/850) (Sold to Harley Township Fire Department)
1979 International S1800 / King front-mount pumper (625/850) (Sold to Atlin Volunteer Fire Department)
1979 International Cargostar / King pumper (1050/500)
1978 Scot C1FD / King aerial (-/-/100' midship)
1978 Scot C1FD / King pumper (1050/500)
1977 International CO1950B / King pumper (1050/350/75' Telesqurt) (Sold to Ancaster Fire Department)
1977 International / King pumper (1050/500)
1977 International Cargostar / King pumper (1050/500)
1977 International heavy rescue (Sold to West Lincoln Township Fire Department)
1976 International Cargostar / King quint (1050/100' midship)
1975 Ford C900 / King pumper (1050/-/75' telesqurt) (Sold to Blenheim Fire Department (Ontario))
1975 International CO1910B / King pumper (1050/300/80F) (Heavily damaged in accident. Sold to Dofasco Fire Department)
1974 Ford C900 / King pumper (1050/400)
1972 Ford C900 / King tower (1050/85' snorkel) (Boom removed, sold to Scotland Fire Area. Converted to 1050/2000 tanker).
1971 Ford C900 / King pumper (1050/?) (Sold to Christie Township Fire Department)
1968 International Cargostar / King pumper (840/?) (Sold to Amherst Island Township Fire Department)
1966 Ford F / King tanker (SN#65093)
1965 International CO8190 / King pumper (1050/?) (SN#65046) (Sold to Oak Lake-Sifton Fire Department)
1961 LaFrance 9-100-AMO aerial (-/-/100' midship) (Sold to Sarnia Township Fire Department.)
1961 LaFrance 910-PKO pumper (840/500)
1961 LaFrance 910-PKO pumper (840/500)
1959 LaFrance D-910-PKO pumper
1957 LaFrance 710-PMO pumper (Sold to Airy Township Fire Department). (Now privately owned by a London firefighter in Engine 1 livery).
1956 LaFrance 7-100-AMO aerial (-/-/100' midship)
1953 LaFrance 710-PJC-L pumper
1943 Ford / Canadian Army Service Corps front-mount pumper

Future plansEdit

  • Fire Station 15 is planned for southeast London in 2019. The proposed location is on Hamilton Rd. between Commissioners Rd. and Clarke Rd. This station would be equipped with a quint.

External linksEdit

Station MapEdit

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