Thornton Station 1

Station 1 – Lu Murray Park

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Fire Station 1 is located at 9451 Dorothy Blvd. and built in 1957.

Photo courtesy Thornton Fire Department

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©

ENGINE 71

Keith Kahler Photo ©

(FD718) 2018 Pierce Velocity (32246-01) 750 gallon water tank / 1500 gpm pump (Waterous), twin to Engine 73.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

MED 71

Keith Kahler Photo ©

(FD7029) 2016 International 4300 / Frazer, former Med 72.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Station 1 Historical Photos

Station 1

Photo courtesy of Thornton Fire Department

Fire Station 1 shown here in 1958 at the current location on Dorothy Blvd, built in 1957. Shared with the City of Thornton and the Thornton Police Department.

Photo courtesy of Thornton Fire Department

Michael Block Photo ©

ENGINE No. 1

Photo courtesy of Thornton Fire Department

1927 American LaFrance, shown here as Reserve Engine No. 17.

AMBULANCE

Photo courtesy of Thornton Fire Department

PUMPER 1

Photo courtesy of Thornton Fire Department

1957 American LaFrance 500 gallon water tank / 1000 gpm pump.

ENGINE 1

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1978 Seagrave (WB-24068) 500 gallon water tank / 1250 gpm pump.

LADDER 1

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1978 Ward LaFrance (100) / Maxim (44453) 100′ rear-mount aerial.

ENGINE 1

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

1980 Seagrave (HB-24068 / J-73904) 50′ TeleSqurt 300 gallon water tank / 1250 gpm pump, shown here before the newer red paint and being refurbished in 1987.

ENGINE 1

Dennis Maag Photo ©

1980 Seagrave (HB-24068 / 1987 -M-79237) 50′ TeleSqurt 300 gallon water tank / 1250 gpm pump, refurbished in 1987 and shown here painted red. 

ENGINE 71

Michael Block Photo ©

1998 American LaFrance Eagle / Luverne.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

MEDIC 71

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Ford F-450 4×4 XLT Super Duty / Wheeled Coach.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

MED 71

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2008 International, also ran as Med 74.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 71

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2010 Spartan Gladiator / Smeal (3953) 750 gallon water tank / 1500 gpm pump, currently Engine 76 and has been repainted.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 71

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Spartan Gladiator / Smeal 750 gallon water tank / 1500 gpm pump.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©

Keith Kahler Photo ©

MED 71

John Baker Photo ©

2012 International.

MED 71

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(FD7030) 2014 International / Frazer.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©