Issue 21 and Volume 1895 18.

MISCELLANEOUS A hook and ladder truck is under construction at the Gleason & Bailey Works for the city of Richmond, Va. Charles T. Holloway of Baltimore, Md., has delivered to the Brooklyn fire department four of his Combination book and ladder trucks and Double Tank chemical engines. Mr. Holloway has also a contract with the city of Brooklyn for nine of these valuable pieces of apparatus, and the other five will be delivered within a short time Mr. Holloway is besides building a Double Tank, 60 gallon chemical engine for the city of Brooklyn. Gorlmm, Me., has entered into a contract with the Boston Belting Company for hose, pipes, and a complete outfit of apparatus for fire purposes. Recently a test at high pressure of their hose after ten years of service there was made and found to be in perfect condition. The test of a fourth-size Amoskeag steamer was…

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