Ramsbottom received a pair of First Generation Dodges NBU715/6W with bodywork by Carmichael.
The appliances were manufactured around 1980, they had a 8.8litre engine and were last taxed by 01/11/95
These two appliances first served at B27 Leigh Fire Station from around 1980 until they were transferred to C38 Ramsbottom in 1985.
The pair of first generation dodges NBU715/6W seen here during the fireman’s bike race – 1989 – Copyright Ramsbottom Heritage
NBU716W seen here at G&H Autos fire on High Street, Walshaw – 1987- Copyright Mark Beswick
NBU716W seen when first allocated to the Windermere Road Fire Station in Leigh running as 27 – Date Unknown – Copyright the late Alan Garside