Engine 6 station, South Portland, 1940

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


The Engine 6 fire station on Union Street in Thornton Heights, South Portland, under construction in 1940.

The federal government supplied the lumber for the station. It came from timber blown down in the hurricane of 1938.

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  • Title: Engine 6 station, South Portland, 1940
  • Creator: Portland Evening Express
  • Creation Date: 1940-02-21
  • Subject Date: 1940-02-21
  • Location: South Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 17 cm x 22 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs -- South Portland -- Fire Department
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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