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Mon. Dec 11th 2017
Fire Box 500 2 Alarm *WF* Charlestown Marina "A" Dock

Fire Box 500 2 Alarm *WF* Charlestown Marina "A" DockA 2 alarm fire was dispatched Monday afternoon for boats on fi...

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Fri. Aug 25th 2017
Boat 5's 1st "Unofficial" Vessel in Distress Call

Boat 5's 1st "Unofficial" Vessel in Distress CallWhile out for some trials on the new Fire Boat, we were waved ...

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Sat. Mar 4th 2017
RB 502 MVA

At approximately 0824 on March 4th, CFC was alerted for an MVC with vehicle into a building IAO of 1931 W Old Philadelphia Rd...

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News Headlines
Wed. Aug 23rd 2017
Boat 5 Arrives from Canada

HOORAY!!!!!Well, the new Boat 5 arrived from Canada to the station. More information will be forthcoming in the upcoming days...

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Thu. Aug 17th 2017
New Boat 5 to arrive in Charlestown Next Week!!

After some unexpected delays due to fire pump performance the new Fire-Rescue boat is due to arrive in Charlestown next week....

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Sat. Apr 22nd 2017
New Boat 5 Sea Trials

The boat committee made a trip up to Kinston, Ontario on April 14/15 to do a sea trial and to check out the major systems on ...

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Ambulance 591
2012 Ford F-450 4x4 Marque Ambulance
ALS Equipped
Auto Pulse
4 Wheel Drive 6 Speed Automatic
Electronic Power Management & Control System w/Front & Rear Units
LED Light Package
Selectable Single or Dual Electronic Sirens
Front Bumper Mounted Dual "Train Type" Air Horns
6.7 Liter Diesel w/twin Turbos
Placed in service on April 26, 2012
Boat 5
2017 Metal Craft 32' Firestorm
32' footer
2 V8 Yamaha 4 Stroke 350HP Engines
200 USG Fuel Tank
GARMIN Integrated Electronics package featuring GPS, RADAR, FLIR, Side Scan Sonar, Depth finder, AIS Alert System
EPIRB Device
Directional VHS Marine Radio Locator
2000+ GPM Fire Pump w/Remote Nozzle on roof of cabin and 2 mounted deck guns on stern and a 5: Supply Port
Boat 5-1
1964 Boston Whaler
Boat 5-1 is a 1964 13 ft. Boston Whaler w/ 30 HP. Evinrude out board motor,
45/70 caliber Bridger line gun, 2 - 1000 ft. Water Rescue Rope Reels, 4 - PFD's
4 - Cold water survival suits
Brush 5
1997 Chevrolet Silverado 4x4
Brush 5 is a 1997 3/4 ton beefed up to a 1 ton extended cab Chevy P/U truck. 200 gal. water tank, 18 HP Honda Pump, 300 ft. 5/8 inch booster hose, 6 P/W exts. 4 Bladder back packs, rakes, 16,500 lb. Warn winch ,100 ft. 1 3/4 inch Hose Pack, and other various equipment found on a Brush Truck.
Engine 512
2008 KME
Engine 512 is a 2008 KME 8 person cab with A/C and a 1000 gal. water tank 1500 GPM Hale pump, 15 kW Harrison Hydraulic Generator, 2 - 200 ft. 10/3 electric reels, Electric Hurst Pump connected to 100 ft. Hurst Reel w/ Maverick combination tool, 2000 ft. 5 in. Supply hose, 4 - 200ft. pre connected 1.75" attack lines, 1 - 200ft. pre connected 2.5" Blitz Fire, 400 ft. 3 in. Supply hose, 150 ft. .75" Booster line, 150 ft. 1.75" Hose pack, 1000 GPM mounted Deck Gun, and a variety of saws and tools carried by a typical Engine Company
Truck 5
2014 KME 109' Aerial
Utility 531
2007 Chevy Silverado 2500-HD
Utility 5 is a 2007 3/4 ton 4 door Chevy P/U truck with cap. It is equipped with a BLS bag, O2, and AED. It also has an eight foot snow plow that can be attached
Hall Rental Information

The Charlestown Fire Company has a great hall that is available to rent for all types of events, including wedding receptions, meetings, business meetings, training events, anniversary and birthday parties, bridal and baby showers.

Currently the cost starts at $275.00

Tables, Chairs, and use of the kitchen are included in the price. Our beer meister must be rented for $50.00 for keg beer to be served at your party. A deposit of $100.00 is needed to hold your date. For more information or to check availability of your date, please contact the Hall Rental Representative at 410-287-3044.

Please see the "Files" Section for the PDF file Hall Rental Forms. You can print them and fill them out. Submit these forms along with your required fees.

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Charlestown Fire Company
307 Market Street
Charlestown, MD 21914
Non-Emergency: 410-287-6451
Emergency: 911
Fax: 410-287-7281
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