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Old Truck 2 (1928 American LaFrance Tillered Aerial)

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Truck 2, a 1928 American LaFrance tillered aerial ladder truck parked in front of the newly built Fire Station 2 around 1932.

……..AND NOW.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Old Truck 2 on display at the 2012 Temple, TX Early Days and Tractor Show.  Don Reynolds, a firefighter with the Henderson, TX Fire Department, has been in the process of restoring Old Truck 2 for the past several years.  He has restored the truck to running condition and displays it at several events per year in the Central/East Texas area.  Old Truck 2 will be on display again on November 10, 2012 for this year’s Heritage Syrup Festival in Henderson, TX.

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