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Here comes the fireboat.

Lillian Colonius

Here comes the fireboat.

by Lillian Colonius

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Published by Elk Grove Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fireboats -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Fireboats.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the work of the men who serve aboard fireboats, firemen who skin dive, the boats themselves, and how they fight fires on the water.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated with photos by Glenn W. Schroeder.
    ContributionsSchroeder, Glenn W., illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH9391 .C58 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5547200M
    LC Control Number67025841

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Harvey—a retired New York City fireboat reinstated on Septem A fireboat is a specialized watercraft with pumps and nozzles designed for fighting shoreline and shipboard fires. The first fireboats, dating to the late 18th century, were tugboats, retrofitted with firefighting equipment.

Older designs derived from tugboats and modern fireboats more closely resembling seafaring ships can both be found in service today.

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