Salaries and Hours of London Fire Brigade

Issue 6 and Volume 69.

Salaries and Hours of London Fire Brigade The following information as to the salaries, hours of service, qualifications and so on of members of the London fire brigade is reproduced from “Fire” of London: Qualifications.—Candidates must possess the following qualifications: 1. To be over 19 and under 31 years of age, 2. To be at least 5 feet 5 inches in height. 3. To have not less than 37-inch chest measurement. 4. To be smart and active and able to pass the L. F. B. test of strength. 5. To be generally intelligent able to read well, write legibly, and have a fair knowledge of spelling and arithmetic. 6. To produce testimonials as to character, giving a continuous record from the age of 17. 7. To be of a strong constitution and able to pass a medical examination before the London County Council’s Medical Examiner. 8. To be a British…

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