Record

CodeNA8657
Dates1942-
Person NameBarnton Fire Fighting Parties; 1942-
ActivityThe first meeting of leaders of fire fighting parties in the Barnton area of Edinburgh was held in 1942 at the Park Grove petrol station. The aim was to establish and maintain contacts between the various parties and to provide a trained fire-fighting force to deal with fire emergencies caused in the area by enemy action. The scheme was primarily a duty of home defence and self defence.
Corporate NameBarnton Fire Fighting Parties
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