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I welcome you to my blog site; I hope to show you the fire service in NLC in some interesting events. During the next few years, I will improve on the content and photos to keep you coming back for more. I take pride in my photography and try my best to be first in when possible. The majority of the photos will be from the Norwich companies & surrounding area departments, but sometimes I Buff out of state cities for a change of pace.

As of late I have missed or worked a lot of the incidents. I have a great support group of Photographers to help the site keep up with all the incidents. There are too many to list, So thanks for your support. Thanks for visiting and enjoy .RD Ladd

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Sunday, September 05, 2010

Apparatus Photo trip. 08-28-10

August 28th Some friends and I made apparatus Photo trip a day of visiting a few fire departments for a photo shoot of some of the newer apparatus in New London County. This is a preview of some of the apparatus that maybe in the Connecticut state convention parade on the 19th of this month in New London. A thanks goes to all departments for allowing us to take time out of your day. Mohegan Tribe TowerMohegan Tribe Haz-Mat 1, FerraraRescue-5 East Great PlainG-15 Pierce Mid-mount TowerG-11 Pierce City of Groton A-25 A-21 A-11 New LondonA- 25 New London SeagraveA-11 New London Spartan Gladiator / Rosenbauer

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