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Fire Department
Contact TypeContact Information
6 Parker Street

Winchester, NH 
Non-Emergency Phone:
603-239-6691 or 352-1291
Fire chief- cell #
John Stephens
Assistant Chief
Tim Pelkey
Forest Fire Warden
Burning Information: Burn permits are required

For a Burn Permit Contact:

Forest Fire Warden -Tim Pelkey 726-0944
John Stephens 357-2659

Barry Kellom 762-1582

Robert Dingman 762-2162

Bruce Lawrence 381-7816

Home/Business Inspections: Oil burner permits are required to be filled out for any new or replacement of any oil burning or L.P. gas fired equipment. They can be obtained from the Town hall.  Fire prevention tips: Be sure to test your smoke detectors weekly/monthly and be sure to change the batteries at least once a year.

Have an escape plan for your house with at least two different routes to leave the house and be sure to practice these plans so everyone knows and understands  

Mission Statement: To preserve life and property from fire or any natural disaster through fire prevention, life safety education, and fire code enforcement. To assist the public in preservation of life and property.        


Town of Winchester, NH   1 Richmond Road, Winchester, NH 03470
Phone: (603) 239-4951
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