Owing to a destructive fire at Nicomedia, Pliny suggests the formation of a volunteer fire-brigade, limited to 150 members.
Claudius established here, as at Ostia, a cohort of vigiles as a fire-brigade.
A competent fire-brigade is maintained by the corporation.
The rest of the province is policed by the South African constabulary, a body 3700 strong, to which is also entrusted customs preventive work, fire brigade work and such like functions.
Both police and fire brigade are under the command of a single Keishi-sokan (inspector-general).
The emperor is afraid that the fire-brigade might become a "political club," and cautiously contents himself with approving the provision of a fire-engine (34) Trajan's fear of factions and clubs in these two last cases has sometimes been connected with the question of his attitude towards the Christians in Bithynia.
services; the balloon establishment; the detention barracks; fire brigade stations; five churches; recreation grounds for officers and men; schools; and especially the military technical schools of army cooking, gymnastics, signalling, ballooning and of mounted infantry, Army Service Corps, Royal Army Medical Corps and veterinary duties.
To each cohort, consisting of about moo men (chiefly freedmen), was entrusted the care of two of the fourteen city districts; one of its chief duties was that of a fire brigade.
Under an act of 1893 the borough police may, in addition to their ordinary duties, be employed to discharge the duties of a fire brigade.
Contact your fire brigade who will be pleased to help you.
cellulose nitrate film stock should be isolated and advice on storage sought from the Fire Brigade.
cones elephants teletubbies etc presentation and said volunteer fire brigade.
disregard warnings, but also it will mean an unnecessary call to the Fire Brigade.
Now today, the modern method is to call the fire brigade out, which all comes out of the rates.
Try to attract the attention of others who can alert the fire brigade.
He left school at 15 and did a number of different jobs before settling on joining the fire brigade.
She said:"I opened the window and saw smoke coming from the building and phoned the fire brigade.
getting the fire brigade involved in these partnerships can ensure that fire prevention is included in other news stories about community safety and welfare.
In 1824 the first municipal fire brigade was formed in Edinburgh.
The alarm was received at 4-30 a.m. and the Arrochar voluntary fire brigade was at the scene of the outbreak in eight minutes.
Merseyside fire brigade has vowed to take action against people who sell fireworks illegally.
The Earl of Chester's volunteer fire brigade was formed.
It may also be possible to arrange for a local fire brigade crew to attend a fire drill to witness it.
firemang the lengthy firemen's strike in 1977, a village emergency fire brigade came into operation, based at the Station Garage.
firemantime firemen could not be required to serve, without their consent, outside their former Fire Brigade Area.
Anyway, it seems as if the fire brigade were able to douse the flames before any serious harm was done.
Biggest prize pool blue cheese mousse volunteer fire brigade wpt texas hold.
He called the Fire Brigade and managed to enter the building to rescue the occupants.
Training in assessment techniques is provided for fire brigade personnel by the clinic.
REPSOLD, JOHANN GEORG (1771-1830), German instrument maker, was born at Wremen in Hanover on the 23rd of September 1771, and became an engineer and afterwards chief of the fire brigade in Hamburg, where he started business as an instrument maker early in the 19th century.
Bring us nice news of a victory by the Archduke Karl or Ferdinand (one archduke's as good as another, as you know) and even if it is only over a fire brigade of Bonaparte's, that will be another story and we'll fire off some cannon!
What are your orders about the Fire Brigade?
Now why are you asking silly questions about the Fire Brigade?
The fire brigade may redeploy that officer to other duties.
He stated that other barriers, such as language could exist, but that the Fire Brigade would continue to strive to overcome these.
The word usage examples above have been gathered from various sources to reflect current and historial usage. They do not represent the opinions of YourDictionary.com.