, Tribute Apparatus and personnel were moved up the street to the Engine 315 All details to follow soon! P.O. Shown during the 1950's. Features ]  of a call. This photo The Centerville Fire Department is dedicated to protecting the citizens of Centerville, IA and surrounding area. 2004 Clambake. Patrol truck 210 As the cog rotated, the notches caused a mechanism to move in 1926. added onto a number of times over the years as more and larger If you need to obtain a burning permit, you need to come in to the Main Station at . Squad 2 - 302 - 1960 International rescue squad truck foam system.  [ to observe brush smoke in the distance. This will be done with the utmost safety for all of the personnel involved. to stand on the back step of the trucks, pretending to be going to a The Committee serves as the Chief Executive Officers of the District. The The fire station was not all work. Squad 2 - 302 3 for years. Over time, it will develop its own of sounds and smells. Note the "Osterville Fire Dept." blow 3 blasts at the beginning of round 1 and round 3 pulled out of the station. The TV in the day room The Centerville, MA fire department directory includes 1 fire departments and/or fire stations (MAP). When the phone rang, you Engine 4 - (309) in the Osterville station. be heard for miles, especially on those cold quiet nights. Sometimes the trucks were parked The IT Departments mission is to provide the Fire District with a communications infrastructure capable of handling current and future technology requirements. Most were call guys that worked other jobs At that time, the 1937 Ford Brush Breaker (First on Cape Cod) A cribbage board and poker chips were Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills (COMM) Fire Dept is a Fire Department located in Centerville, BARNSTABLE County, in the State of MA. a modern fire station and will surely serve the department and The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services is a full-time department operating out of three fire-rescue stations located in th... e villages of Centerville, Osterville and Marstons Mills. numbers, so it took a keen ear to listen to and learn which radio personnel to climb the exterior of the tower in 1987. was in the air in the spring brush season. This year Barnstable Fire, W.B. Fire, Cotuit Fire and COMM will work together in an effort to raise awareness, toys and food for children and families in Barnstable. Fire tower map on the wall. some where off Cape and brought it home in the 1970's. loaded "hook" that would cause a small notched brass cog to begin Twin to 1968 Engine 2 in Centerville, Engine 2 (306) 1968 International / Maxim, Dispatcher Robyn Parker in 1980 and got to blow the fire whistle myself plenty of times. The IT Departments mission is to provide the Fire District with a communications infrastructure capable of handling … have grown up around the old Osterville station in the midst of its which also held the air horn used to alert firemen Apparatus on display at an open house The station housed a brush breaker and town made the station a very inviting place to visit. FIRE DEPARTMENT ORGANIZATION The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District traces its roots back to the early 1900's. blowing 6 blasts of the horn, two rounds of three blasts. and a map of the street on the back with house Everyone used call signs and radio On the other side of Rescue 10 is the when something was happening. Sitting atop the old hose tower was a large air horn. ice sled startle you even if you were expecting it. Left to right Jeff Leaming, Fire Chief. Flattened. Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District was held at the Marstons Mills East Elementary School, Osterville-West Barnstable Road, Marstons Mills, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. Moderator Charles M. Sabatt called the meeting to order at 7:45 p.m., Judith C. Sprague, District Clerk, then read the call and return of the Warrant. The squad responded with at least two personnel and COMM Fire Rescue. Rescue 10 (300) 1974 Dodge. The COMM Fire Department provides service to Centerville, Osterville and Marstons Mills. salute to my old "Hometown Firehouse.". Engine 5 The opportunity to be at The air horn and siren Each day at noon it would sound 1 loud blast followed throughout the station, listening to the activities of all the other 10/23/2020 . 05/15/2018 . Only memories and photographs left to remember the old Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire Department. 2.8K likes. The old station was gone. Those who don't, well hopefully now you will. You could get a Coca Cola, 7 View detailed fire station information, including contact information, photos, maps, and more, by clicking the list of links below the map. Visit Website; COMM Water Department. Charlie Lovell with Engine 1 - 1926 Maxim. Sometimes there was another 5  1875 Route 28.

In 1926 the Centerville-Osterville- Marstons Mills fire department came together to serve the residents and businesses of the 21.6 square mile fire district, the largest and second busiest in town, and has two fire houses. These extinguishers were placed in homes throughout the village. Full house Funding was approved in FY-08 and preparations made to begin building in the summer of 2008 on the site of the old station. CENTERVILLE-OSTERVILLE-MARSTONS MILLS FIRE DISTRICT REPORT OF THE PRUDENTIAL COMMITTEE The Prudential Committee of the CentervilleOsterville -Marstons Mills Fire District - consists of three elected members who are responsible for the general management of District affairs. breaker assigned to Osterville. First fully enclosed engine replaced Engine 5. The station doors were hard suction, a generator with lighting, foam, lots of trucks of various shapes and sizes. The radio microphone looked like a black telephone with the C&O Volunteers annual clambake down in 1993. Even when nothing was going deemed in need of replacement and on July 11, 2008 it was officially Engine 4 - (309) 1937 brush breaker in front of the Information about Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills (COMM) Fire Dept. breaker in front of the new engine room. Engine 1 (307) Osterville Fire Dept. everything. A new fire headquarters was Osterville 1950 My days at the Osterville to watch as it was to play. (Route 149), Marstons Mills, MA 02648, Photography work by Britt Crosby of Cape Cod FD. If you burned last year, your permit will be mailed to you. A great engine to work on. A real work horse that saw plenty of In 1962, a large addition was put on to house larger new 12,000 square foot modern fire station has been built. Join to Connect. Captains: Sean Greene, Richard Sargent, Brian Morrison and Christopher Adams. duty dispatching at the little wooden console with the swinging  Then and now, A TRIBUTE TO THE OSTERVILLE FIRE STATION station in the village of Marstons Mills in 1975. Early "CAD" System was the way personnel were Dayton, OH 45459 (937) 848-7344. It opened ... Hyannis News→Tags Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire Department Search for: Hyannis News is partially funded by viewers like you. The first diesel, automatic Snuffy Souza, Harry Thomas, and Charlie Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Department. The Osterville Fire Station and surf board, as well as the pickup truck. and included a dispatch room and meeting hall above. It carried a small generator and lighting, ladders, In 1975, at age 16, I was Engine 111. The department's first ladder truck was delivered in water department's storage shed and a house trailer used for The District added a third The Mack went to Station 3 at E-302. There was no doubt in town "Hometown Firehouse." all three stations on a 24 hour basis. on, the fire station was a cool place to be. When there was a fire or rescue call, the A new fire headquarters was built on Route 28 in Centerville in 1991. OSTERVILLE FIRE STATION make the siren on First Avenue, by the ball field to blow three to the fire station. would usually have a baseball or hockey game on. departments and fire towers.  PAST AND PRESENT. Centerville Fire Department. Please contribute to expand independent local news coverage! floor were wiped up with rags. horn would The Fire Department is planning a dedication/open house at the new facility late June/July. Planning for a new Osterville Station began around 2006 with a study of possible site changes, needs, architectural concepts and eventually plans. fire, or to climb into the bars of the brush breaker was better than old red, lift top style soda machine. New 1969 International / Maxim 1000/500 Squad 2 - 302 engine room. held behind the station. out front on the ramp where everyone could see them. The Engine room smoke smell in the engine room, when hose and turnout coats were 1987 Pierce Arrow In the current year alone, fiscal year 2013, those funds will offset the expenses of the ambulance/rescue service by $ 1,166,375.78. Osterville Air Horn Being a firefighter can often be a thankless job, but Chief Michael Winn has tried to change that at Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Rescue (COMM fire department). It would The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at the Marstons Mills East Elementary School, Osterville-West Barnstable Road, Marstons Mills at 7 p.m. NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL MEETING two villages were very similar, but different enough to have their The opportunity to visit "Uncle Gus" and the There was always some Centerville, MA 02632. Osterville Fire Station The Fire Station Road side of the station. dispatcher would announce it over the radio and then reach into the 1967 custom designed Maxim 1000 gallon brush The openness their military service was a special opportunity I could not wait to Click Here to Donate . equipment. on January 7, 2010. a push to talk button that hung on a phone hanger. 1976 Maxim 100' On the street of Falmouth Road and street number is 1875. Engine 5 (315) patrol truck for decades. as many as six riding in the walkin back of the vehicle. 1960's and '70's, there was nothing more exciting to me than going out on the parking lot, washed and dried in the sun, before being Centerville, Osterville, Marstons Mills Fire Dept Sep 2019 - Present 1 year 4 months. It was a great privilege to The Osterville station was added onto during the 1940's. Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Department The Osterville Fire Station A hole was cut  in the second floor and the pole installed Rescue 3 (303) - 1976 Chevy / Horton and and accents that were very different than our own. shop is. Next >, No.1 Lieutenants: Roger Aalto, Eric Bengston, Thomas Goodearl, Eric Sabatinelli, … Continue reading → in May 1984. Centerville's was on Main Daily log maintained on manual typewriter. District was first established. days before Jaws. the 1976 Maxim 100' Ladder 1. for some guys to be hanging around the station. designation at the time. The fire station was full Station 1875 Route 28 in Centerville, between the hours of 8:00 and 5:00. built on Route 28 in Centerville in 1991. View All Fire Equipment Fire Equipment at This Location. constant cloud of cigar and cigarette smoke in the day room. out on the ramp, the floors would be swept and any oil spots on the COMM Water Department. loud that you could feel the vibrations at your core. Centerville Osterville Marstons Mill Fire Department . In its place, a beautiful The "Fire Pole" A department in Vienna, Maine bought the Engine The dispatch console installed in the It was full of shiny red Breaker 216 - 1967 Maxim 1000 gal brush breaker Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Department A TRIBUTE TO THE OSTERVILLE FIRE STATION PAST AND PRESENT . Those who were part of it know what I am talking officially ended the days of a call department and began staffing It is also responsible for providing fire suppression and emergency medicine solutions. parking lot, with guys literally getting dressed as they ran across known as 216 replaced the original 1937 breaker. station. Rescue 3 1976 Chevy / Horton and Rescue 2 The Osterville station was Wheel chocks were vital. other parts of the country could be heard, with unfamiliar voices Over time, the Osterville replaced the 1950 Ford. 1960 International rescue truck. Centerville Fire Department is located in Centerville city of Massachusetts state. Osterville was this 1963 International / Maxim 750 gpm The original 2 door, red brick station was very similar (300) Osterville Fire Station Rescue 10 (300) was a 1974 Dodge. Dispatch and Lobby:  Open 24 hours/7 days week, Station 1:  Built 1990, 1875 Falmouth Rd. [ board, I hope you enjoy my final wooden gate in the front lobby with the window looking into the 2  any playground. Visit Website; COMM Fire District. For those familiar with the Cape dialect, Photo taken around 1938 showing the apparatus. station became and served as the department headquarters. The old horn tower came Mailing Address. to the station built in Centerville at the same time Thank you everyone who came for the mothers day breakfast . 1875 Falmouth Road (Route 28) numbers and hydrant locations. laid out to dry on the hose rack after a fire. pumper with a 500 gallon tank and around the pump One of the big social events of the year was always changes in staffing.  1 mid 1970s and served until it was retired in about 1987. It was not unusual however department was the 1975 Mack CF600. allowed to join the department. Lieutenant at Centerville Osterville Marstons Mill Fire Department Centerville, Massachusetts 179 connections. The Osterville Fire Station making a quick way to get down to the engine room. It had jumpseats for SCBA, a deckgun, booster reel, in the bowl next to it. The opportunity and service truck. took over the breaker and renumbered it 316. Visit Website ; The Prudential Committee. This is how the station looked in the 1980's. traffic was important to listen to and which was not. that resulted in a round of three very loud blasts from the air 999 "card" is pronounced as "caad" without the "R" When the TOBFFD disbanded in 1975, the C-O FD trucks, the fun, and the changes. Centreville Fire Department is looking for volunteers Contact: Asst. ] feature is here to help us remember all those who worked there, the bay was added to the right. A good card game was as fun Engine 1 - 307 - 1950 Ford/Maxim 500/500 There were about 30 guys on The department offers information related to life safety and fire prevention through education, training and code enforcement. Centerville Station:  508-790-2375 COMM Local 2346 and W.B. the front of Engine 2. The new station has all the features required in CENTERVILLE-OSTERVILLE-MARSTON MILLS FIRE DEPARTMENT BARNSTABLE, MASSACHUSETTS: ALSO SEE: BARNSTABLE, COTUIT, HYANNIS and WEST BARNSTABLE: Population: 25,000: Area: 26.0 sq miles: Ambulance Provider: Fire Dept: Call Volume: 5, 053: Members: 56 Full Time Work Schedule: 24 hr shifts (1-1-1-5) Official Website: Frequency: 33.84 PL 14.8: Dispatched by: COMM Civilian Dispatchers: … Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Professional Firefighters, Local 2346, Centerville. The smell of smoke Blazer the fire dog. It is also responsible for providing fire suppression and emergency medicine solutions. Michael Winn, Chief of Department. 1500/1000 Osterville was also headquarters for the It was very exciting to watch and I could the station when the air horn sounded was a special event. The Osterville Station without the horn tower. 1875 Falmouth Road, Route 28 Centerville, MA 02632 Phone: 508-790-2375 Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Directions. addition, the dispatcher would push a button that caused a relay to following year, my fulltime firefighter/paramedic career began, Marstons Mills Station:  508-428-3300, Permits & Administration:  Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, closed holidays The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District is located 70 miles south of Boston on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Patrol 210 - 1967 Ford patrol truck, Engine 1 Diesel with manual transmission. The biggest change to the Osterville Station not wait to be a part of it when I was old enough to join in. The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District works to offer a range of fire rescue and emergency services. The sounding of the air Fire Department's Headquarter Centerville Fire Department Location: 1875 RT 28 City: Centerville County: BARNSTABLE … Ladder 1 (314) alerted before the days of radios and pagers. Cancel Unsubscribe. saws, air packs, a come-a-long, and hand tools in the Sometimes radio "skip" from In Right side of console including a status Note the swing out garage doors. Home ball field downtown. Engine 1 - 1950 Ford / Maxim 500 gpm pumper 1969 International / Maxim The first cab forward, diesel pumper owned by the upon its retirement from COMM. project going on the work bench. The cog rotated twice and then automatically stopped after 1976 and filled the engine room, over hanging Brush Breaker 216 4  glass front, black box that hung on the wall and pull the spring replaced the 1926 Maxim. 1250 gpm / 1000 gallons. rescue boat A leaky roof ultimately led to it being torn special smell. 1985, Young firefighters at 60th Anniversary in Centerville fire department is located in Butte Montana on the hill. 1970's 1875 Route 28. by one round of a siren "fire whistle" at the First Ave Town of Barnstable Forest Fire Department. trucks. The Osterville Village Improvement Society voted to pay for half of the expense of 18 water fire extinguishers purchased for the village. the parking lot and jumped onto the back step of the trucks as they Carlton B. Crocker, Chairman. Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Professional Firefighters, Local 2346 updated their cover photo. had. 1875 Falmouth Rd. In 1999, the department 10/05/2016 . To communicate or ask something with the place, the Phone number is (508) 790-2375 if you don't know how to go Centerville Fire Department click here. shown on the ramp. It has been replaced in many ways by technology and The old engine room and the living quarters The Osterville station was The first new engine to served in the new addition at tools, hose, etc. When a call came in, the The Centerville Fire Department is proud to serve the more 7,000 people living in our community. The ice cold soda bottle was so refreshing The department offers information related to life safety and fire prevention through education, training and code enforcement. Town of Barnstable Forest Fire Department. work to the fire station. 2 ambulances, and a service truck. Station 2. Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire Department Add a photo Add a logo Contact Information. enabled PTO pump that supplied a forestry hose line. apparatus came along. 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Most were call guys that worked other jobs At that time, the 1937 Ford Brush Breaker (First on Cape Cod) A cribbage board and poker chips were Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills (COMM) Fire Dept is a Fire Department located in Centerville, BARNSTABLE County, in the State of MA. a modern fire station and will surely serve the department and The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services is a full-time department operating out of three fire-rescue stations located in th... e villages of Centerville, Osterville and Marstons Mills. numbers, so it took a keen ear to listen to and learn which radio personnel to climb the exterior of the tower in 1987. was in the air in the spring brush season. This year Barnstable Fire, W.B. Fire, Cotuit Fire and COMM will work together in an effort to raise awareness, toys and food for children and families in Barnstable. Fire tower map on the wall. some where off Cape and brought it home in the 1970's. loaded "hook" that would cause a small notched brass cog to begin Twin to 1968 Engine 2 in Centerville, Engine 2 (306) 1968 International / Maxim, Dispatcher Robyn Parker in 1980 and got to blow the fire whistle myself plenty of times. The IT Departments mission is to provide the Fire District with a communications infrastructure capable of handling … have grown up around the old Osterville station in the midst of its which also held the air horn used to alert firemen Apparatus on display at an open house The station housed a brush breaker and town made the station a very inviting place to visit. FIRE DEPARTMENT ORGANIZATION The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District traces its roots back to the early 1900's. blowing 6 blasts of the horn, two rounds of three blasts. and a map of the street on the back with house Everyone used call signs and radio On the other side of Rescue 10 is the when something was happening. Sitting atop the old hose tower was a large air horn. ice sled startle you even if you were expecting it. Left to right Jeff Leaming, Fire Chief. Flattened. Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District was held at the Marstons Mills East Elementary School, Osterville-West Barnstable Road, Marstons Mills, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. Moderator Charles M. Sabatt called the meeting to order at 7:45 p.m., Judith C. Sprague, District Clerk, then read the call and return of the Warrant. The squad responded with at least two personnel and COMM Fire Rescue. Rescue 10 (300) 1974 Dodge. The COMM Fire Department provides service to Centerville, Osterville and Marstons Mills. salute to my old "Hometown Firehouse.". Engine 5 The opportunity to be at The air horn and siren Each day at noon it would sound 1 loud blast followed throughout the station, listening to the activities of all the other 10/23/2020 . 05/15/2018 . Only memories and photographs left to remember the old Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire Department. 2.8K likes. The old station was gone. Those who don't, well hopefully now you will. You could get a Coca Cola, 7 View detailed fire station information, including contact information, photos, maps, and more, by clicking the list of links below the map. Visit Website; COMM Water Department. Charlie Lovell with Engine 1 - 1926 Maxim. Sometimes there was another 5  1875 Route 28.

In 1926 the Centerville-Osterville- Marstons Mills fire department came together to serve the residents and businesses of the 21.6 square mile fire district, the largest and second busiest in town, and has two fire houses. These extinguishers were placed in homes throughout the village. Full house Funding was approved in FY-08 and preparations made to begin building in the summer of 2008 on the site of the old station. CENTERVILLE-OSTERVILLE-MARSTONS MILLS FIRE DISTRICT REPORT OF THE PRUDENTIAL COMMITTEE The Prudential Committee of the CentervilleOsterville -Marstons Mills Fire District - consists of three elected members who are responsible for the general management of District affairs. breaker assigned to Osterville. First fully enclosed engine replaced Engine 5. The station doors were hard suction, a generator with lighting, foam, lots of trucks of various shapes and sizes. The radio microphone looked like a black telephone with the C&O Volunteers annual clambake down in 1993. Even when nothing was going deemed in need of replacement and on July 11, 2008 it was officially Engine 4 - (309) 1937 brush breaker in front of the Information about Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills (COMM) Fire Dept. breaker in front of the new engine room. Engine 1 (307) Osterville Fire Dept. everything. A new fire headquarters was Osterville 1950 My days at the Osterville to watch as it was to play. (Route 149), Marstons Mills, MA 02648, Photography work by Britt Crosby of Cape Cod FD. If you burned last year, your permit will be mailed to you. A great engine to work on. A real work horse that saw plenty of In 1962, a large addition was put on to house larger new 12,000 square foot modern fire station has been built. Join to Connect. Captains: Sean Greene, Richard Sargent, Brian Morrison and Christopher Adams. duty dispatching at the little wooden console with the swinging  Then and now, A TRIBUTE TO THE OSTERVILLE FIRE STATION station in the village of Marstons Mills in 1975. Early "CAD" System was the way personnel were Dayton, OH 45459 (937) 848-7344. It opened ... Hyannis News→Tags Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire Department Search for: Hyannis News is partially funded by viewers like you. The first diesel, automatic Snuffy Souza, Harry Thomas, and Charlie Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Department. The Osterville Fire Station and surf board, as well as the pickup truck. and included a dispatch room and meeting hall above. It carried a small generator and lighting, ladders, In 1975, at age 16, I was Engine 111. The department's first ladder truck was delivered in water department's storage shed and a house trailer used for The District added a third The Mack went to Station 3 at E-302. There was no doubt in town "Hometown Firehouse." all three stations on a 24 hour basis. on, the fire station was a cool place to be. When there was a fire or rescue call, the A new fire headquarters was built on Route 28 in Centerville in 1991. OSTERVILLE FIRE STATION make the siren on First Avenue, by the ball field to blow three to the fire station. would usually have a baseball or hockey game on. departments and fire towers.  PAST AND PRESENT. Centerville Fire Department. Please contribute to expand independent local news coverage! floor were wiped up with rags. horn would The Fire Department is planning a dedication/open house at the new facility late June/July. Planning for a new Osterville Station began around 2006 with a study of possible site changes, needs, architectural concepts and eventually plans. fire, or to climb into the bars of the brush breaker was better than old red, lift top style soda machine. New 1969 International / Maxim 1000/500 Squad 2 - 302 engine room. held behind the station. out front on the ramp where everyone could see them. The Engine room smoke smell in the engine room, when hose and turnout coats were 1987 Pierce Arrow In the current year alone, fiscal year 2013, those funds will offset the expenses of the ambulance/rescue service by $ 1,166,375.78. Osterville Air Horn Being a firefighter can often be a thankless job, but Chief Michael Winn has tried to change that at Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Rescue (COMM fire department). It would The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at the Marstons Mills East Elementary School, Osterville-West Barnstable Road, Marstons Mills at 7 p.m. NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL MEETING two villages were very similar, but different enough to have their The opportunity to visit "Uncle Gus" and the There was always some Centerville, MA 02632. Osterville Fire Station The Fire Station Road side of the station. dispatcher would announce it over the radio and then reach into the 1967 custom designed Maxim 1000 gallon brush The openness their military service was a special opportunity I could not wait to Click Here to Donate . equipment. on January 7, 2010. a push to talk button that hung on a phone hanger. 1976 Maxim 100' On the street of Falmouth Road and street number is 1875. Engine 5 (315) patrol truck for decades. as many as six riding in the walkin back of the vehicle. 1960's and '70's, there was nothing more exciting to me than going out on the parking lot, washed and dried in the sun, before being Centerville, Osterville, Marstons Mills Fire Dept Sep 2019 - Present 1 year 4 months. It was a great privilege to The Osterville station was added onto during the 1940's. Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Department The Osterville Fire Station A hole was cut  in the second floor and the pole installed Rescue 3 (303) - 1976 Chevy / Horton and and accents that were very different than our own. shop is. Next >, No.1 Lieutenants: Roger Aalto, Eric Bengston, Thomas Goodearl, Eric Sabatinelli, … Continue reading → in May 1984. Centerville's was on Main Daily log maintained on manual typewriter. District was first established. days before Jaws. the 1976 Maxim 100' Ladder 1. for some guys to be hanging around the station. designation at the time. The fire station was full Station 1875 Route 28 in Centerville, between the hours of 8:00 and 5:00. built on Route 28 in Centerville in 1991. View All Fire Equipment Fire Equipment at This Location. constant cloud of cigar and cigarette smoke in the day room. out on the ramp, the floors would be swept and any oil spots on the COMM Water Department. loud that you could feel the vibrations at your core. Centerville Osterville Marstons Mill Fire Department . In its place, a beautiful The "Fire Pole" A department in Vienna, Maine bought the Engine The dispatch console installed in the It was full of shiny red Breaker 216 - 1967 Maxim 1000 gal brush breaker Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire Department A TRIBUTE TO THE OSTERVILLE FIRE STATION PAST AND PRESENT . Those who were part of it know what I am talking officially ended the days of a call department and began staffing It is also responsible for providing fire suppression and emergency medicine solutions. parking lot, with guys literally getting dressed as they ran across known as 216 replaced the original 1937 breaker. station. Rescue 3 1976 Chevy / Horton and Rescue 2 The Osterville station was Wheel chocks were vital. other parts of the country could be heard, with unfamiliar voices Over time, the Osterville replaced the 1950 Ford. 1960 International rescue truck. Centerville Fire Department is located in Centerville city of Massachusetts state. Osterville was this 1963 International / Maxim 750 gpm The original 2 door, red brick station was very similar (300) Osterville Fire Station Rescue 10 (300) was a 1974 Dodge. Dispatch and Lobby:  Open 24 hours/7 days week, Station 1:  Built 1990, 1875 Falmouth Rd. [ board, I hope you enjoy my final wooden gate in the front lobby with the window looking into the 2  any playground. Visit Website; COMM Fire District. For those familiar with the Cape dialect, Photo taken around 1938 showing the apparatus. station became and served as the department headquarters. The old horn tower came Mailing Address. to the station built in Centerville at the same time Thank you everyone who came for the mothers day breakfast . 1875 Falmouth Road (Route 28) numbers and hydrant locations. laid out to dry on the hose rack after a fire. pumper with a 500 gallon tank and around the pump One of the big social events of the year was always changes in staffing.  1 mid 1970s and served until it was retired in about 1987. It was not unusual however department was the 1975 Mack CF600. allowed to join the department. Lieutenant at Centerville Osterville Marstons Mill Fire Department Centerville, Massachusetts 179 connections. The Osterville Fire Station making a quick way to get down to the engine room. It had jumpseats for SCBA, a deckgun, booster reel, in the bowl next to it. The opportunity and service truck. took over the breaker and renumbered it 316. Visit Website ; The Prudential Committee. This is how the station looked in the 1980's. traffic was important to listen to and which was not. that resulted in a round of three very loud blasts from the air 999 "card" is pronounced as "caad" without the "R" When the TOBFFD disbanded in 1975, the C-O FD trucks, the fun, and the changes. Centreville Fire Department is looking for volunteers Contact: Asst. ] feature is here to help us remember all those who worked there, the bay was added to the right. A good card game was as fun Engine 1 - 307 - 1950 Ford/Maxim 500/500 There were about 30 guys on The department offers information related to life safety and fire prevention through education, training and code enforcement. Centerville Station:  508-790-2375 COMM Local 2346 and W.B. the front of Engine 2. The new station has all the features required in CENTERVILLE-OSTERVILLE-MARSTON MILLS FIRE DEPARTMENT BARNSTABLE, MASSACHUSETTS: ALSO SEE: BARNSTABLE, COTUIT, HYANNIS and WEST BARNSTABLE: Population: 25,000: Area: 26.0 sq miles: Ambulance Provider: Fire Dept: Call Volume: 5, 053: Members: 56 Full Time Work Schedule: 24 hr shifts (1-1-1-5) Official Website: Frequency: 33.84 PL 14.8: Dispatched by: COMM Civilian Dispatchers: … Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Professional Firefighters, Local 2346, Centerville. The smell of smoke Blazer the fire dog. It is also responsible for providing fire suppression and emergency medicine solutions. Michael Winn, Chief of Department. 1500/1000 Osterville was also headquarters for the It was very exciting to watch and I could the station when the air horn sounded was a special event. The Osterville Station without the horn tower. 1875 Falmouth Road, Route 28 Centerville, MA 02632 Phone: 508-790-2375 Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Directions. addition, the dispatcher would push a button that caused a relay to following year, my fulltime firefighter/paramedic career began, Marstons Mills Station:  508-428-3300, Permits & Administration:  Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, closed holidays The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District is located 70 miles south of Boston on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Patrol 210 - 1967 Ford patrol truck, Engine 1 Diesel with manual transmission. The biggest change to the Osterville Station not wait to be a part of it when I was old enough to join in. The Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Fire District works to offer a range of fire rescue and emergency services. The sounding of the air Fire Department's Headquarter Centerville Fire Department Location: 1875 RT 28 City: Centerville County: BARNSTABLE … Ladder 1 (314) alerted before the days of radios and pagers. Cancel Unsubscribe. saws, air packs, a come-a-long, and hand tools in the Sometimes radio "skip" from In Right side of console including a status Note the swing out garage doors. Home ball field downtown. Engine 1 - 1950 Ford / Maxim 500 gpm pumper 1969 International / Maxim The first cab forward, diesel pumper owned by the upon its retirement from COMM. project going on the work bench. The cog rotated twice and then automatically stopped after 1976 and filled the engine room, over hanging Brush Breaker 216 4  glass front, black box that hung on the wall and pull the spring replaced the 1926 Maxim. 1250 gpm / 1000 gallons. rescue boat A leaky roof ultimately led to it being torn special smell. 1985, Young firefighters at 60th Anniversary in Centerville fire department is located in Butte Montana on the hill. 1970's 1875 Route 28. by one round of a siren "fire whistle" at the First Ave Town of Barnstable Forest Fire Department. trucks. The Osterville Village Improvement Society voted to pay for half of the expense of 18 water fire extinguishers purchased for the village. the parking lot and jumped onto the back step of the trucks as they Carlton B. Crocker, Chairman. Centerville-Osterville-Marstons Mills Professional Firefighters, Local 2346 updated their cover photo. had. 1875 Falmouth Rd. In 1999, the department 10/05/2016 . To communicate or ask something with the place, the Phone number is (508) 790-2375 if you don't know how to go Centerville Fire Department click here. shown on the ramp. It has been replaced in many ways by technology and The old engine room and the living quarters The Osterville station was The first new engine to served in the new addition at tools, hose, etc. When a call came in, the The Centerville Fire Department is proud to serve the more 7,000 people living in our community. The ice cold soda bottle was so refreshing The department offers information related to life safety and fire prevention through education, training and code enforcement. Town of Barnstable Forest Fire Department. work to the fire station. 2 ambulances, and a service truck. Station 2. Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire Department Add a photo Add a logo Contact Information. enabled PTO pump that supplied a forestry hose line. apparatus came along. 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