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GLC-LFB Warehouse fire, Herring Street, London Featured 1966 Print

GLC-LFB Warehouse fire, Herring Street, London

A serious warehouse fire in riverside wharfs and a turntable ladder at work in the distance. In the foreground salvage tenders from the London Salvage Corps are in attendance to mitigate damage caused by the effects of fighting the blaze (water damage) and the fire itself (smoke damage)

© London Fire Brigade / Mary Evans Picture Library

1960s, 1966, 60s, Blaze, Brigade, Building, Buildings, Corps, Damage, Fire, Firefighting, Herring, Ladder, Lfb, London, Riverside, Road, Salvage, Service, Sixties, Smoke, Street, Tenders, Turntable, Warehouse, Water, Wharfs, Work

GLC-LFB HQ Major Control Unit, Lambeth HQ Featured 1966 Print

GLC-LFB HQ Major Control Unit, Lambeth HQ

The GLC-LFB was created on 1 April 1965. A series of photos was commissioned of each type of fire engine, either within or absorbed into the enlarged London Fire Brigade. The Brigade was divided into three Command areas, Northern, Eastern and Southern, each with a Command Headquarters which had a Command major control unit stationed at it. Seen here is a view of the interior of the Lambeth HQ Major Control Unit

© London Fire Brigade / Mary Evans Picture Library

GLC-LFB Centenary Royal Review at Lambeth HQ Featured 1966 Print

GLC-LFB Centenary Royal Review at Lambeth HQ

To celebrate the 100 years of the London Fire Brigade, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip reviewed the London Fire Brigade at Lambeth headquarters. The display included a representation of 17th century Insurance Company firemen in action. London's Junior firemen (16-18 years old) took the part of the insurance firemen, and fire engines and equipment of the period were used for the display

© London Fire Brigade / Mary Evans Picture Library