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The Saint Augustine Fire Department has served the city as a professional (non-volunteer) fire department since 1902. They have protected the city through many disasters and are an important part of the quality of life we enjoy here. 

Link to SAFD page on the City of St. Augustine website

Link to SAFD Facebook page

 

American-LaFrance manufactured fire engines and other fire apparatus from 1832 to 2014. While no longer manufactured, the equipment they made is sought after by fire history enthusiasts and vehicle collectors. The official American-LaFrance museum is located at the North Charleston and American-LaFrance Fire Museum and Fire Education Center.

Link to the American-LaFrance online museum

 

In Florida, the Florida Antique Bucket Brigade is a group of fire apparatus collectors from around the state. Hopefully, it won't be long before Engine Three can take its place with the other historical vehicles displayed at their meetings

Link to Florida Antique Bucket Brigade

 

There are several companies that specialize in the restoration of antique fire apparatus. One that specializes in American-LaFrance equipment is Hal Fillinger. His restoration work is breathtaking and he is an amazing source of information for parts and other supplies.

Link to Hal Fillinger