Engine 8

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ID: E8-0
Address: Third between Lafayette and Howard
Built: 1850
Disposition: Razed
Notes: Engine 8 organized 1850, relocated to E8-1 in 1873.
Operational Period: 1850 to 1873

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

Description: Located on east side of street, about 1860.


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ID: E8-1
Address: Baker and 6th
Built: 1873
Disposition: Razed
Notes: Relocated to E8-2 in 1918.
Operational Period: 1873 to 1918

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

Description: Engine houses, Sixth and Baker, built 1871. Photo circa 1881.


engine8-2

ID: E8-2
Address: Baker (later Bagley) and 6th
Built: 1918
Disposition: Closed
Notes: New firehouse built on previous location of E8-1. Relocated to L12-1 in 1982.
Operational Period: 1918 to 1982

Read article from Detroit Free Press about this firehouse. Engine 8-2

Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Firehouse on the southwest corner of Bagley and Sixth Streets.

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Image Source: Link


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ID: L12-1
Address: Lafayette and 10th
Built: 1908
Disposition: Closed
Notes: Engine 8 disbanded 2012.
Operational Period: 1982 to 2012

Image Source: Google Maps

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