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Pumgustuk Fire Company, Yarmouth, ca. 1900

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Pumgustuk Fire Company, Yarmouth, ca. 1900

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The Pumgustuk Fire Company of Yarmouth is shown with their hand pumpers and band members. The pumper "Pumgustuck" was purchased in 1856 and retired in 1928. Residents voted at a town meeting in March 1886 to organize a fire engine company. Thirty to forty men comprised the Pumgustuck company.

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  • Title: Pumgustuk Fire Company, Yarmouth, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Yarmouth
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions (cm): 16 x 25
  • Local Code: Photographs--OS--Box 10--Towns ; 1778-67
  • Object Type: Image

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489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
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