Dublin Fire Brigade 150

John Metzler from Philadelphia. Members of Dublin Fire Brigade rehearsing at Parnell Square before parading through Dublin city centre. Pipers from Greater Baltimore and Palm Beach County, United States. Drummers and pipers assembled at Parnell Square before marching through Dublin city centre. Officers walking north on O'Connell Street, Dublin, to join colleagues at Parnell Square. Colleagues from the United States parading on O'Connell Street, Dublin, joining the celebrations to mark 150 years of Dublin Fire Brigade. Members of Dublin Fire Brigade parading on O'Connell Street, Dublin. Dressed in the uniform of bygone days. Sharon Lynch, Gavin Costello and Tony McDonnell on the horse wagon on Dame Street. Fire fighters from the United States carried a Stars 'n' Stripes into the courtyard at Dublin Castle. Ranks of Dublin Fire Brigade on parade at Dublin Castle. Damien Fynes lead the pipers performing in the tattoo at Dublin Castle to celebrate 150 years of Dublin Fire Brigade. Dublin Castle, Saturday 2nd June 2012. Dublin Fire Brigade Pipe Band performing in the courtyard at Dublin Castle. Celebrating 150 years of Dublin Fire Brigade. The end of the tattoo.

The members of Dublin Fire Brigade paraded through Dublin from Parnell Square to Dublin Castle on Saturday 2nd June 2012 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of DFB.  They were joined by colleagues from the United States.  I shot this for the DFB magazine ‘Firecall’.