Westbrook Fire Department, 1914
Contributed by Walker Memorial Library
Valentine Hose Company's horsedrawn Hose # 1, decorated for Westbrook's Centennial celebration's parade in 1914.
The Westbrook fire department began with the Valentine Hose Company on November 21, 1891, with a wooden building on Mechanic Street. A brick firehouse was built in the late 1890s, and is seen decorated in this picture.
This fire station was razed and another was built on the site in 1977.
- Title: Westbrook Fire Department, 1914
- Creation Date: 1914
- Subject Date: 1914
- Town: Westbrook
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 12.5 x 17.25
- Local Code: Notebook 8, Page 44
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Walker Memorial Library
800 Main Street, Westbrook, ME 04092
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Parades & processions--Maine--Westbrook
Carts & wagons--Maine--Westbrook
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