Fire engine [Crown Fire engine]
Crown Coach Corporation, Manufacturer
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The front of the vehicle has 4 headlights; a centre-mounted siren plus another horn at the extreme right - there are 2 red lights at lower windshield level and a 'Beacon Ray' on top centre of the windshield. Has painted in white "Los Angeles City Fire Department Class I" behind driver/rider's door - the crest of the city and the city shop number on the doors themselves.
The appliance is powered by a Hall and Scott, in-line 6 of 16 litres capacity.
324 BHP @ 2400 rpm. Engine No.6607349.
1250 GPM @ 150 PSI @ 1641 rpm.
This item was gifted to the City of Auckland by the City of Los Angeles, and is to be held, in trust, by MOTAT.
CROWN FIRE COACH / MANUFACTURED 1961 / PRESENTED TO / THE CITY OF AUCKLAND / BY / THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES - USA Maker's Plate
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