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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade Wangaratta, Victoria

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26 Handley Street Wangaratta Victoria 3677 (map)
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+61 03 5721 2486

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26 Handley Street Wangaratta Victoria

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Photograph - social night

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Black and white Photograph of brigade members preparing for a social night.

Historical information

Black and white Photograph of brigade members L-R: __?__, __?__, __?__, Mark Brown, Barrie Sanders.) blowing up balloons around the table tennis table while preparing for a social night. Photo taken in the engine bay of the Ely St fire station.

Inscriptions & Markings

social event - top left

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

1987 presentation dinner - photographs

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

47 various photographs from the 1987 presentation dinner at Rovers

Historical information

All photographs taken at the 1997 presentation dinner at the Wangaratta Rovers football club. Wangaratta Brigade members and partners and guests from other brigades and their partners along with 'guests' were always invited. .1 - Trevor Poulter (Chairman) .2 - L - R - ???, Arthur Haynes (regional officer), Tess Haynes .4 - L-R - ???, Trevor Poulter, David Allen (representing council) .5 - L-R - David Allen (representing council, Allan Mills .6 L-R - Brian Potter, Cyril Davidson .7 L-R - Kevin Howard, Brian Humphries (station officer) .8 L-R - Brian Potter, Cyril Davidson .9 L-R - June Poulter, Trevor Poulter, Jack Prendegast, Heinz Baytala .10 L-R - Brian Potter, Pat Briese .11 L-R - Jack Prendegast, Craig Musselwhite (junior) .12 L-R - Barrie Sanders, Brian Potter (giving award to Barrie) .13 L-R - John Rosser, Brian Potter, (35 yr long service medal to John) (Band members in background) .14 L-R - Peter Bell (when was a volunteer), Brian Potter .15 L-R - Jack Prendegast, Craig Musslewhite .16 L-R - Joan Rosser, Gail Humphries .17 L-R - Barrie Sanders (speaking), Brian Potter .18 L-R - Jack Prendergast, Heinz Baytala (winner of the reserve fireman) .19, .20, .21, Members and guests doing the 'progressive barn dance' .22, .23, .24, .25, .26, .27 Wangaratta running team members (end of competition season) - L-R - Eric Lawn, ???, Ron Webb, To Philp, ??? .28, .29 L-R - Aileen Sanders (12yr badge), Elaine Graham (20yr badge) .30 Jon Briese 35yrs and Cyril Davidson 40 and John Kerr 25yrs - long service awards .31 - S. Poulter + wife posing for the camera whilst on the dance floor, with several other people and part of the band in the background .32 - T.Poulter (brigade chairman) standing at the lecturn/microphone speaking - there are 2 others (1 male, 1 female) seated to the right of him at a table .33 - Front L- R - Dorothy Wise (with her back to us), ?, T Poulter. Back L-R - Fire officer(unknown), Dianne Mills .34 - Alex Carmody and wife Judy Carmody .35 - Front R around table to front L - ? , ? , Dianne Mills, Angie Sheetz, Ron Webb, ? , Maxine Webb, Steve Allan .36 - Chief Officer Brian Potter (speaking at lecturn), Arthur Haynes and wife Tess Haynes (seated in background) .37 - L to R around table - Cyril Davidson, Alec Carmody, Judy Carmody, Margaret Howard, Kevin Howard .38 - L to R Rhonda Allan, Jan Marshall (back to us), Stewart Marshall, Steve Allan .39 - L to R Tess Haynes, Arthur Haynes(standing), (Pat Rooks - a guest from Whitfield??), Trevor Poulter, June Poulter, Val Gleeson, Kevin Gleeson (mayor of Wangaratta at the time), Aileen Sanders, Elaine Graham 40 - a 'head and shoulders' photo of S/O Brian Humpfreys. In the photo is also a lady standing on his right - but her head is cut off so cant be identified .41 - Jan Marshall kissing Stewart Marshall S/O (various other members , guest and band in background) .42 - Back L - R - Trevour Poulter, Craig Mussellwhite, Brian Potter (Chief officer), Middle - Elaine Graham, Aileen Sanders Front L - R- Peter Bell, John Briese, Cyril Davidson .43 - L -R around table - Stewart Marshall S/O, Jan Marshall, Tracey Collier, Dianne Mills, ??? (standing), ???, Brendan Collier??, Gayle Humphreys, Brian Humphreys S/O .44 - L to R S/O Stewart Marshall, S/O Brian Humpreys, Jan Marshall (sitting with her head back laughing) .45 - all 3 standing side by side L to R Craige Musselwhite (reserve fireman of the year), Peter Bell (fireman of the year - holding the perpetual trophy shield), Trevor Poulter (runner up fireman of the year) .46 - Steven Poulter and wife .47- A. Hynes standing at lecturn speaking.

Inscriptions & Markings

.1- Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner Chairman Trevor Poulter .2- Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .3 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner L to R S/O Allan S/O Grenfell Chairman Trevor Poulter .29- Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .30 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner L to R FIREMAN JOHN BREEZE, CIRIL DAVIDSON JOHN KERR .31 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner S. Poulter + missus .32 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner T. Poulter chairman .33 - Presentation Dinner 1987 .34 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .35 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .36 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .37 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .38 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .39 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .40- Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner .41 - Presentation Dinner 1987 Nov S/O Stewart Marshall .42 - Presentation Dinner 1987 Nov S/O Brian Humpreys .44 - Nov 1987 Presentation dinner L to R S/O Stewart Marshal, " Brian Humpreys Jan Marshal .45 - Nov 1987 Presention dinner L to R Craige Musselwhite (reserve fireman of the year) Peter Bell (fireman of the year) Trevor Poulter (runner up) .46 - 1987 Nov. Presentation Dinner Steven Poulter and wife .47 - Nov 1987 Presentation Dinner A.C.O A. Hynes

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Framed Certificate

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

certificate of appreciation to the 'brigade' from the rural city of Wangaratta council

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

2 black and white photos

Historical information

(.1)S/O Joe Grenfell and S/O Stewart Marshal (holding spraying hose) testing S.E.C Cherry pickers for fire fighting (.2) Testing S.E.C Cherry pickers for fire fighting use - S/O Joe Grenfell & S/O Stewart Marshal at top. 9 men standing on ground watching, 1 on back end of cherry picker truck.

Inscriptions & Markings

(.1) S/O Joe Grenfell S/O Stewart Marshal Testing S.E.C Cherry pickers for fire fighting 1985 (.2) Testing S.E.C Cherry pickers for fire fighting use 1985 S/O Joe Grenfell & S/O Stewart Marshal at top

Trevor Wise

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

colour photograph

Historical information

Photo showing the mangled and burnt remains of a Semi trailer - that occurred during thick fog in Glenrowan in 19??. The prime mover of the truck is facing forward , but is behind the remains of the trailer.

Inscriptions & Markings

Semi smash (in fog) Glenrowan 19?

Framed Letter

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Framed letter from the City of Wangaratta to the Wangaratta Fire Brigade for their centenary. Stamped with the cities 'common seal' and Signed by the Mayor, Councillor and Town Clerk

framed certificate

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

black plastic framed certificate

Historical information

3rd place, under 17, Marshall Two Competitor (Travis Allen, Brendan Gordon), at the Junior State Championships, Bendigo 2001

photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

4 x colour photographs of members and families having a picnic in what looks like Merriwa Park (the park below and behind the Ely St Station)

Historical information

colour photograph of members and families having a picnic .3 Joan Rosser in centre (white skirt, blue top)

Inscriptions & Markings

No.7 in a circle - centre(.1) (social committee) in a circle - below the above(.2) .4 Allan Mills cooking the bbq

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

3 black and white photos

Historical information

S/O Steve sets up Mock Office For S/O Webb's Last Night. 1987.

Inscriptions & Markings

S/O Steve sets up Mock Office For S/O Webb's Last Night. 1987.

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

black and white photo

Historical information

Running team 'racing' pulling and behind the hose reel in front of small crowd

Inscriptions & Markings

L to R (circ1968) Peter Graham Arthur Clarke (partially hidden) Jim Comonsoli Ron Brooke (STAMPED) le dawn studios specialised photohraphy WANGARATTA 59a Murpy st. 'PHONE 3675

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

2 black and white photos

Historical information

S/O Joe Grenfell outside K- mart Fire Prevention week - squatting down 'helping' various children to spray water out of the fire hose.

Inscriptions & Markings

S/O Joe Grenfell outside K- mart Fire Prevention week 1985

Framed Certificate

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Inscriptions & Markings

WODONGA URBAN FIE BRIGADE - CENTENARY 1893 - 1993 - DUTY ALWAYS (in an 'O' shaped emblem with a scroll across it) This Certificate was Presented to Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade (hand wriiten) To Commemorate the Century of Wodonga Urban Fire Brigade 1893 - 1993 088 Signed by: Officer in Charge 1st Lieutenant Secretary Centenary Committee

frame picture

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

simple brown frame with a certificate

Historical information

Certificate that the Wang urban fire brigade 'dodge' made it to the top of Mt Buffalo in 1978

Inscriptions & Markings

This is to certify that the 'W. F. B 1938 Dodge' made it to the top of Mt Buffalo during the Bushranger rally 1979. signed by D.S Saunders Director of National Parks (top right quarter) (illustration of winding road over the other 3/4)

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

coloured framed photo - 4 man 'Y' state junior champions 1987

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Inscriptions & Markings

4 man 'Y' state junior champions 1987(above photo) Back: M Nolan, P. Grenfell Front: M. Zeuchener, M.Brown Time: 8.14sec.

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

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Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

colour Photograph

Historical information

BACK ROW L-R - Tess Haynes, Pat Briese, Pat Prendergast, Jean Reeves, Aileen Sanders, Joan Rosser FRONT L-R - Gayle Humphreys?, Lisa Graham, Elaine Graham, Dorothy Wise, Beryl Nolan, Tracey Collier Think it is a 'Good Friday" as Lisa Graham is there (not a member), brought by her mother Elaine Graham to help.

Photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

2 photographs

Inscriptions & Markings

1985(.1) Jim Read(.2) 1985

PLAQUE

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

photograph

Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade, Wangaratta

color photograph

Historical information

YARRAWONGA WEIR ANNIVERSARY PARADE 29/10/89 HELMETS L TO R:C.Davidson, J. Kerr, A. Mills on back + Yarrawonga Brigade Members

Inscriptions & Markings

YARRAWONGA WEIR ANNIVERSARY PARADE 29/10/89 HELMETS L TO R:C.Davidson, J. Kerr, A. Mills on back + Yarrawonga Brigade Members