This is the Matchbox model of an American Fire Pump Truck. It often has the "La France" Manufacturer/Builder attributed as the inspiration for the vehicle. However, this model shares many more characteristics with the "MAXIM" vehicles favoured by small Midwestern Townships in the '60s and '70s. It has been issued in the following versions:
|Col #||Year||Series||Color||Decal||Base Color / Type||Window Color||Interior Color||Wheel Type||Toy #||Country||Notes / Variations||Photo|
|29-C||1966 1967 1968 1969||Matchbox Series 1-75||Red & white||Denver, (shield labels)||Unpainted / Metal||Blue||N/A||England||also Gift Sets|
|29-C||1970||Matchbox Series 1-75||Red & white||N/A||Unpainted / Metal||Blue||N/A||England|
|N/A||1981 1982||Series: Code Red 4/8||Red & white||P 1, LOS ANGELES CITY FIRE DEPT.||Unpainted / Metal||Blue||N/A||England||Modified Model,(Water gun).|
Note: The model may have FIRE PUMPER TRUCK or PUMPER on the base.
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