CFM & CMCM LATEST ACTIVITIES

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Periodically we will be adding a CFM historical photo.

By clicking on it you will link to its page with enlargement

and detailed account of its journey through the decades...

 

   

 

 

 

 

1930 Maxim

1926 LaFrance  

1927 Mack

 1947 Mack

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1948 LaFrance

 1975 LaFrance

 1928 LaFrance

 1942 GMC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1936 ACF/Brill

1967 Walter

1967 GMC Railbus

 1936 Mack

 

 

 

 

 

 

 1931 GMC

1934 Seagrave

1929 Ahrens Fox

 1937 Ahrens Fox

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1945 Seagrave

 1940/41 Ford/LaFrance

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ancillary Historic Artifacts

 

 

We will be displaying original archival photos and providing commentary on antique equipment

not directly owned by the CFM but which will be of interest because of its historical significance.

click on photo

 

 

 BUS 1172 - Founders Weekend - 2015 - Added August 19

 

 

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INTERIOR PHOTOS - 2015 - added July 20

 

 

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BROADBROOK PARADE - 2014

 

 

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L to R photo;

Even adults like fire trucks not just kids - Bert's cousin; Kelly Kearney.

Colleen Sandberg and Bert Johanson at the Broad Brook parade 2014

 

photos and text by Bert Johansen - [1-20-15]

 

 

 


 

 OCTOBER 2014

 

 

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Pictures of the "painting crew" that worked on the 1954 GMC bus painting project.

The bus is Connecticut Company 1488 which ran in Hartford.

Colleen Sandberg and John Gasper are shown in the pictures.

Earlier in the day John got the bus running after it sat for 20 years.

 

photos and text by Bert Johansen

 

 


 

 AUGUST 2014

 

 click on photo for enlargement - photo by Bert Johansen

 

 


 

 AUGUST 2014

 

click on photos for their enlargements - photos by Larry Bryan

 

Paul Mennett talks with Bert Johansen on Monday with several engines on display.

Director/Videographer Michael Jacobson's show, "Crusin New England with Paul Mennett",

runs on NESN TV. Rather than attempt to explain, click on the YOUTUBE emblem and

see a quick synoposis of the shows general content.

 

 

 The Connecticut Fire Museum episode will air sometime after the 1st of the year (2015)

 

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