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Chesapeake Antique
Fire Apparatus Association




Maryland Regional Chapter of SPAAMFAA
(Society for the Preservation & Appreciation of Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America)

CAFAA is a Non-Profit Organization Dedicated to the Preservation,
Education and Appreciation of all Antique Fire Apparatus.




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CAFAA meeting schedule:

The November meeting will be held Sunday, November 12 - 3 p.m. in Betty's garage!  
Details:
Please bring your own chair!
Meeting will be held in the garage
If anyone has a folding table to bring, please do
Pizza will be ordered from Ledo's to enjoy after the meeting

Address:  1440 Cox Rd. Huntingtown, Md.20639

Directions:  Rt 4 to the light in Huntingtown, East on Cox Rd approximately 2 miles.

Questions:  Call Frank T (240-229-2643)


Sunday, January 14, 2018 - TBA (tentative location discussed)
Sunday, March 4, 2018 - Annual lunch
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - Reese VFC, Westminster
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - Annual muster, Carroll County Farm Museum
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - Annual picnic

Due to major renovations at J Kings that will not be completed until May, the annual lunch in March will be moved to the Seafood Palace Buffet at Forest Plaza in Annapolis. Don't let the 'seafood' throw you for a loop, there is a variety of seafood, American and Chinese foods as well as deserts on the buffet. The all-inclusive price will be $16.00.




Check out Anita Ford's UPDATED 2017 and 2018 Nationwide Listing of
Musters, Shows, Parades and Flea Markets Calendar Page



If you have anything to include on the next CAFAA newsletter please forward information to Auntie Mo at cafaa.hose.reel@gmail.com.   This includes items for sale or wanted, calendar events, flyers for upcoming events pictures, etc.
 


Events Check For Upcoming Events and Muster Information
Owners
Pride
Periodically we feature a piece of apparatus from
one of our members. They take great pride in their rigs.
History Learn about CAFAA's History, Bylaws and Past Award Winners
Pictures See Pictures of our Member's Rigs, Events and Musters
CAFAA
Newsletter

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Useful Links Tons of Links to just about Everything Related to the Fire Service
Join CAFAA Membership Information and Printable Application Form
Spaamfaa Society for the Preservation & Appreciation of
Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America
Fire Museum
of Maryland
One of the finest fire fighting museums in the United States.
Displays apparatus from 1806 to 1957. The museum has been
an integral part of CAFAA since the beginning of our chapter.
Download
Help Page
If you are new to computers and downloading,
check out the Download Help Page
Muster
Safety Rules
If you bring a rig to the Muster, you must
check out the revised Muster Safety Rules





Great video of the 2014 Pennsylvania Pump Primers Muster and parade from Mike Villanova


2013 CAFAA Muster Parade







Mechanicsville, Maryland VFD's
75th Anniversary Parade


2007 Winchester Parade

2006 Winchester Parade

2007 Harrisburg Muster

2006 Harrisburg Muster

2005 Harrisburg Muster

2006, 2007 and 2011
St. Patrick's Day Parades
in Washington D.C.

2006 Philadelphia Muster

2006 CAFAA Picnic


Pictures from Past Events, Musters & More


2009 Spring Muster Pictures

2008 Spring Muster Pictures

2007 Spring Muster Pictures

2006 Spring Muster Pictures

2005 Spring Muster Pictures

2004 Spring Muster Pictures

2009 CAFAA Fall Muster Pictures

2008 CAFAA Fall Muster Pictures

2007 CAFAA Fall Muster Pictures

2006 CAFAA Fall Muster Pictures

2005 CAFAA Fall Muster Pictures

2006 DC Antique Fire Apparatus Show

2005 DC Antique Fire Apparatus Show

2005 Howard County Police & Fire Expo

2007 Glasstown N.J. Antique Fire Muster

Pictures From Other Firetruck Events
Courtesy of Bill Brandwein





We have video of the entire 2006 , 2007 and 2009 Colonial Beach Parades.
These movies are for users that have a healthy broadband connection.
A very special thanks to Maureen Brady for filming and editing these videos.

To view a compelling Slide Show of a day in the lives of Firemen, Click Here.
If you don't have a Cable or DSL connection, you should Download movie clip
(7 megabytes) to your Hard Drive.

If watching vintage Firetrucks roll down the street with Lights and Federal Q's
blaring makes your heart start pumping, then this 4 minute movie clip from
The Towering Inferno will definitely raise your blood pressure. Click Here
to view movie clip. If you don't have a Cable or DSL connection,
you should Download movie clip (7 megabytes) to your Hard Drive.

Believe it or not, firetrucks are not the greatest machines in the universe.
That title goes to the Space Shuttle Discovery. On Independence Day,
with the rockets red glare, watch the Shuttle Rumble Into Space.
Here is a short Movie Tribute to the men and women of the
Baltimore City Fire Department
On January 13, 1982, Washington D.C. was hit with two catastrophic disasters.
All during a major snow storm. Listen to the D.C.F.D. as they dispatch units to
The Air Florida Plane Crash and The Metro Train Crash.

For coverage and more information on the plane crash, Click Here.



Los Angeles Fire Department 1949 - LAFD Firefighting Documentary



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Old Dominion Historical Fire Society and
The Pennsylvania Pump Primers Association

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