Fire Bucket from the Androscoggin No. 2, Topsham, 1850

Contributed by Town of Topsham

Description

The Androscoggin No. 2 Hand Engine used this green fire bucket in conjunction with the Topsham Fire Department.

The Androscoggin No. 2 was delivered from Hunneman & Co. March 17, 1850 and remained active in fire protection until 1919. Afterward, the Androscoggin Veteran Firemen's Association continued to use it at musters. The bucket is now on display at the Topsham Fire Department.

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About This Item

  • Title: Fire Bucket from the Androscoggin No. 2, Topsham, 1850
  • Creation Date: 1850
  • Subject Date: 1850
  • Town: Topsham
  • County: Sagadahoc
  • State: ME
  • Media: Metal, paint
  • Dimensions: 29.2 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: 2000-09-09
  • Collection: Androscoggin Veteran Fire Association
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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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