Stokes Valley Fire Station: 374 Stokes Valley Road, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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Motorman's firefighting days finally close

The Hutt News
8th August 1989

After 49 years service as a fireman, you'd think Jim Deer would be looking forward to a well-earned break.

But the foundation member of the Stokes Valley Brigade says he's finding it hard to give fire-fighting up. "It's been my life", he explains.

It's a big deal when a firefighter makes it into the Gold Star league - 25 years of service. But in another 12 months, Jim would have been into double Cold Star country - if there was such a thing. He says with understatement there probably aren't other firemen around who have that record.

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Closest fire station with paid firefighters
Avalon Fire Station (Station 41)
955 High St, Avalon, Lower Hutt
(7.8Kms by road, or 3.3 Kms as the crow flies)

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