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New Page Added February 28, 2018       Updated March 9, 2020

FLORIDA BOATS
Boca Raton | Bonita Springs  |  Boynton Beach | Brevard County  |  Broward County  | 
| Cape Coral  |  Captiva Island  |  Charlotte County  |  Clearwater  | Clewiston
 | Daytona Beach  | Delray BeachDunedin  |  Englewood  |  Estero  |  Everglades City  |
| Fort Lauderdale  |  Fort Myers  |  Hillsborough County  |  Iona-McGregor  |  Isle of Capri, Greater Naples |  
Jacksonville-1 Old FB-1  |  Jacksonville-2 M38  |  Jacksonville-3 M40  |  Jacksonville-4 M23 & M39  | 
|  Key West  |  Longboat Key  |  Marco Island  |  Matlacha-Pine Island  |  Madeira Beach  |  
|  Miami Beach  |  Miami-City-1  |  Miami-City-2  |  Miami-Dade 1  |  Miami-Dade 2  | 
Niceville  |  North Collier County  |  
| Palm Beach County  |  Palm Harbor  |  Panama City  |  Pensacola  |  Port Canaveral  |  Punta Gorda  |
Safety Harbor  |  San Carlos Park  |  Sanford  |  Sanibel island   |  Sarasota County
St Augustine  |  St Johns County  |  St Petersburg  |  Seminole  | 
| Tampa  |  Tarpon Springs  | 
Treasure island  |  Venice  | Volusia County |
 | West Manatee County - Holmes Beach |

CHARLOTTE COUNTY FIRE BOATS

Charlotte County - Gasparilla
"Marine 1"

The Charlotte County, FL "Marine 1" is a 2018 MetalCraft FireStorm 30
34' 5" LOA - 10' 5" Beam
Equipped with inboard jet drives and capable of approximately 1000 gpm.

The boat is kept in Gasparilla Marina, Placida, FL on the West Coast
off Gasparilla Road.

The former "Marine 1" was retired.
The former "Marine 2" that had been assigned to Gasparilla has been
relocated to the Laishley Marina in Punta Gorda.

March 2020

 

Charlotte County - Punta Gorda
"Marine 1"

The new Charlotte County, FL "Marine 1" is a 2018 MetalCraft 32' vessel
equipped with inboard jet drives and capable of approximately 1000 gpm.
When in service, the boat may be assigned to Casparilla Marina.

March 2018

 

 

 

Charlotte County - Punta Gorda
"Marine 1"

The Charlotte County, FL Fire Department operates "Marine 1" in Punta Gorda.
Marine 1 is a McKee Craft boat, approximately 27' in length with twin 300 HP
Yamaha outboards.  The boat is also equipped with a fire pump, approx 500 gpm.
The boat is docked at the Laishley Park Municipal Marina at the foot of Nesbit Street.

Marine 1 is staffed by the "Marine Operations" crew of Engine 6
at Station 6, 27287 Disston Ave., Punta Gorda.

OUT OF SERVICE
2019
 

NEW MARINE 1

A 2018 MetalCraft 32' jet driven boat has been delivered
and will be designated "Marine 1."
When in service this boat may be assigned to the Gasparilla Marina
in Placida off Gasparilla Road.

 

MARINE 2

Another vessel, designated "Marine 2" is also operated by Charlotte County.
That boat is a 27' Boston Whaler Vigilant that is currently docked within the
Gasparilla Marina. 
 

Photos March 2018

Charlotte County Fire Department's Engine 6
"Marine Operations" company.



 

 

 

Charlotte County - Punta Gorda
"Marine 2"

Charlotte County's Marine 2 is a 27' Boston Whaler with twin Yamaha 300 HP
and a 500 gpm pump.
The boat was docked at the Gasparilla Marina off Gasparilla Road in Placida.

When the new Marine 1 was assigned to Gasparilla,
Marine 2 ws reassigned to Punta Gorda replacing the older boat.

Photos Mar 2018

 

Charlotte County - Gasparilla
"Marine 2"

Charlotte County's Marine 2 is a 27' Boston Whaler with twin Yamaha 300 HP
and a 500 gpm pump.
The boat is docked within the Gasparilla Marina off Gasparilla Road in Placida.

Photos Mar 2018

 

 

 

 

  Florida

FLORIDA BOATS
Boca Raton | Bonita Springs  |  Boynton Beach | Brevard County  |  Broward County  | 
| Cape Coral  |  Captiva Island  |  Charlotte County  |  Clearwater  | Clewiston
 | Daytona Beach  | Delray BeachDunedin  |  Englewood  |  Estero  |  Everglades City  |
| Fort Lauderdale  |  Fort Myers  |  Hillsborough County  |  Iona-McGregor  |  Isle of Capri, Greater Naples |  
Jacksonville-1 Old FB-1  |  Jacksonville-2 M38  |  Jacksonville-3 M40  |  Jacksonville-4 M23 & M39  | 
|  Key West  |  Longboat Key  |  Marco Island  |  Matlacha-Pine Island  |  Madeira Beach  |  
|  Miami Beach  |  Miami-City-1  |  Miami-City-2  |  Miami-Dade 1  |  Miami-Dade 2  | 
Niceville  |  North Collier County  |  
| Palm Beach County  |  Palm Harbor  |  Panama City  |  Pensacola  |  Port Canaveral  |  Punta Gorda  |
Safety Harbor  |  San Carlos Park  |  Sanford  |  Sanibel island   |  Sarasota County
St Augustine  |  St Johns County  |  St Petersburg  |  Seminole  | 
| Tampa  |  Tarpon Springs  | 
Treasure island  |  Venice  | Volusia County |
 | West Manatee County - Holmes Beach |

 

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