|Engine 42 serves the City of Rosemead for the County of Los Angeles. She carries Crown Coach serial number
F1297 and LACo Shop number 49190. This rig was built in 1963 and originally had an open cab and recieved a
significant amount of work to modernize it. It closely resembles Crown apparatus that was built in the 1970s for the
County and about the only item the gives it away is the siren recessed behind the grille in the nose.
F1297 is powered by a Hall-Scott 1091 gasoline motor with a 5-speed manual transmission and fitted with a
1,250gpm Waterous pump and a 500 gallon water tank.
|Updated October 3, 2009