Hallowell hand pumper "Tiger" postcard, 1936

Contributed by Town of Topsham


This postcard features an illustration of the City of Hallowell's historic hand pumper fire engine, "Tiger," which was built in 1836 by the Hunneman Company (engine #176). It had a 15 15/16" piston diameter and was used in fire muster competitions after being retired from service.

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  • Title: Hallowell hand pumper "Tiger" postcard, 1936
  • Creation Date: 1936
  • Subject Date: 1836
  • Town: Hallowell
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 15 cm
  • Local Code: 2000-07-13o
  • Collection: Androscoggin Veteran Fire Association
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Town of Topsham
Topsham Historical Comm., Town Hall, 100 Main Street, Topsham, ME 04086
(207) 725-1303

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