London Fire Brigade on Brigade Work

Issue 13 and Volume 69.

London Fire Brigade on Brigade Work The London Fire Brigade, of which Arthur R. Dyer is chief officer, has recently issued a pamphlet entitled, “Questions and Answers on Fire Brigade Work.” The book, which is bound in stiff board covers, contains eighty-three pages and consists of questions and answers on all subjects in connection with fire department practice. There are twenty-four chapters with titles as follows: I. Fire escapes, II. Motor pumps, III. Turntable ladders, IV. Floats, V. Hook ladders, VI. First floor and scaling ladders, VII. Hose, VIII. Branch holders and breechings, IX. Lines, X. First-aid machines, XL Hand pumps, XII. Chemical extincteurs, XIII. Bellows smoke helmets, XIV. Smoke helmets (self-contained type), XV. Jumping sheet, XVI. Large dam, XVIII. Hydrants and water supply, XIX. Fire alarms, XX. Watchroom work, XXL Organization, XXII. Fires XXIII. Miscellaneous, XXIV. Topography of London The portions of the answers which are not intended to…

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