Casco No. 5 fire engine, Portland, 1866

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Casco No. 5 fire engine, Portland, 1866

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The Portland Fire Department purchased Casco No. 5, a horse-drawn steam engine, which was the sixth steam fire engine in the city.

The department bought it after the great fire of July 4, 1866.

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  • Title: Casco No. 5 fire engine, Portland, 1866
  • Creation Date: 1866
  • Subject Date: 1866
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 30 11-7
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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