Central Fire Alarm Station

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ID: None
Address: Hastings and Macomb Street
Built: 1920
Disposition: Razed
Notes: Previous location of Fire Alarm Office was at East Larned and St Antoine, serving as quarters for Ladder 2 until 1951.
Operational Period: 1920 until at least 1973.

Read article from Detroit Free Press about this facility. Central Fire Alarm

Image Source: Courtesy of the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library. Link


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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Run Card for Box 63. Circa 1938.

Firemen’s Hall

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ID: None
Address: Larned Street between Bates and Woodward
Built: 1839
Disposition: Razed
Notes:
Operational Period:

Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: First Firemen’s Hall, 1839. Larned St. East between Bates St. and Woodward. Circa 1870.

High Pressure Pumping Station

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ID: None
Address: Foot of Randolph Street at Detroit River
Built: 1922
Disposition: Razed
Notes: System discontinued in 1956.
Operational Period: 1922 to 1956.

Read article from Detroit Free Press about this facility. High Pressure

Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: The Detroit Fire Department high pressure pumping station at the foot of Randolph Street on the Detroit River.