Fire Department (ISO Rating 3)
Department Officials
  • Lanier Toone, Fire Chief
  • Jody Hadwin, Captain/training
  • Nick Gohagan, Captain
  • Robert Gifford, Captain
  • Ben Rushing, Lieutenant
  • Ed Rhodes, Lieutenant
Fire Station
Mission Statement
The mission of the Estill Fire and Rescue Department is to plan, evaluate, and implement a range of programs to protect lives and property of citizens and visitors of the Town of Estill from the effects of fire and medical emergencies or dangerous conditions.  The Estill Fire and Rescue team is committed to providing fire protection and emergency services in a courteous and professional manner. Our department is always looking for volunteers.
Vision Statement
Our vision is to be leaders in fire protection and rescue for the citizens of the Town.  We will develop programs and services to benefit citizens and improve the quality of life. The Estill Volunteer Fire Department is staffed by a professional fire chief and 15 citizen volunteers. The Rescue Department is staffed by a professional crew of emergency medical technicians of Hampton County Emergency Medical Service Department.
Physical Location:  824 2nd Street East 
Mailing Address:    Post Office Box 415 / Estill, SC 29918

(803) 625 – 4977 (Primary Telephone)
(803) 914 – 2153 (Secondary Telephone)
(803) 914 – 2154 (Facsimile)
2005 FES Pumper with a 1,000 gallon tank and 1,500 gallon per minute pump
1997 Pierce Pumper with a 1,000 gallon tank and a 1,250 gallon per minute pump
1962 American LeFrance Pumper used strictly as a parade truck
Hampton County Fire Equipment
  • 2001 Pumper
  • 1989 95-Foot Platform Truck
  • 1997 Rescue Truck
  • 5000-Gallon Tanker Truck
Fire Trucks