White Rock firefighter Scott Booth inches the 1925 Studebaker he helped restore into the White Rock Museum and Archives.

Truck moves in

Refurbished 1925 Studebaker finds new home at White Rock Museum and Archives

It was a tight squeeze, but the original White Rock fire truck arrived at the White Rock Museum & Archives last week without a scratch.

The 1925 Studebaker was fully restored by White Rock firefighter Scott Booth, Booth’s father Ray and ‘Mac’ McIlwain – who was the city’s first fire chief – together with a crew from the teamsters freight and transportation museum.

The truck will be on display at the museum until spring 2012. Museum hours are 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends


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