Thornton Station 3

Station 3 – Carpenter Park

Photo courtesy Thornton Fire Department

Fire Station 3 is located at 11257 Birch Dr. and built in 1974.

ENGINE 73

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(FD724) 2018 Pierce Velocity (32246-02) with a 1,500 gpm pump (Waterous), 750-gallon water tank, and 30-gallon foam cell. Twin to Engine 71.

MED 73

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(FD7029) 2016 International 4300 / Frazer, former Med 72 and Med 71.

Station 3 Historical Photos

Station 3

Photo courtesy of Thornton Fire Department

Fire Station 3 shown here at the current located on Birch Dr, built in 1974.

Michael Block Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Shown here in 2017 before the add-on.

Keith Kahler Photo ©

ENGINE 3

Rick Davis Photo ©

1957 American LaFrance 1250 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

ENGINE 3

Dennis Maag Photo ©

1978 Ward LaFrance Patriot (42015) 1000 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

Shaun Ryan Photo ©

ENGINE 73

Michael Block Photo ©

1986 Seagrave (HB-40DH / S-79563) 1250 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank, also ran as Engine 2 and Engine 72.

ENGINE 73

Michael Block Photo ©

1990 Pierce Dash 1250 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank, became Merino Volunteer Fire Department Engine 27.

ENGINE 73

Rick Luebke Photo ©

American LaFrance Eagle 1500 gpm pump and 500 gallon water tank.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 73

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2009 Spartan Gladiator / Smeal (3672) 1500 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

MED 73

Rick Luebke Photo ©

(FD7027) International 4300, became Squad 73.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©