Four communities along Deal Island Road in Somerset County form the area known as Deal Island. Legend says the island was originally called Devils Island and was settled by pirates. Deal Island served as a prominent landmark as Capt. John Smith explored the Chesapeake Bay. For generations, the area has been mostly a watermen's community, but now it is also home to many retirees.Claudia Mouery, Deal Island/Chance Volunteer Fire Department. In 1954, when ... Thev are a 1976 GMC/Pierce engine, 1988 GMC pumper/tanker, 1999 Pierce Saber, 2005 Ford brush truck with skid package, and an ambulance. (Courtesyanbsp;...
|Author||:||Claudia Mouery, Deal Island/Chance Volunteer Fire Department|
|Publisher||:||Arcadia Publishing - 2009-08|