Engine 1

e3-2


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ID: E1-1
Address: Larned and Wayne
Built: 1860
Disposition: Razed
Notes: Engine 1 organized 1860. New firehouse built on same site E1-2 in 1889.
Operational Period: 1860 to 1889

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

Description: Fire Com. Headquarters, 1881, corner Larned and Wayne Sts., Fire Commissioners’ office and engine house.


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ID: E1-2
Address: Larned and Wayne
Built: 1889
Disposition: Razed
Notes: New firehouse built on same site E1-3 in 1929.
Operational Period: 1889 to 1929

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

Description: Wayne and Larned Sts; this building razed in 1929 to erect present bldg.

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ID: E1-3
Built: 1929
Disposition: Closed
Notes: Disbanded 1957, reactivated 1957. Disbanded 1975, reactivated 1978. Relocated to E3-2 in 1991.
Operational Period: 1929 to 1975, 1978 to 1991

Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Detroit Fire Department Headquarters on the northeast corner of Washington Boulevard and W Larned Street.

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ID: E3-2
Address: 111 West Montcalm
Built: 1926
Disposition: Active
Notes:
Operational Period: 1991 to present

Image Source: Google Maps

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Engine 3

e-3-0


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ID: E3-0
Address: Clifford and Griswold
Built: 1845
Disposition: Razed in 1858
Notes: Engine 3 organized 1861. Relocated to E3-1 in 1861.
Operational Period: 1845 to 1858

Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Photo showing nine firemen and the equipment of Engine Company No. 3 in front of the fire station on Clifford Street.

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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link


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ID: E3-1
Address: Clifford and Griswold
Built: 1861
Disposition: Razed
Notes: Engine 3 organized 1861, relocated to E3-2 in 1926.
Operational Period: 1861 to 1926

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

Description: Engine house, 1881, head of Griswold St.; Phenix no. 5, Clifford St. at the head of Griswold St


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Read article from Detroit Free Press about this fire company. Last Run of the Horses

ID: E3-2
Address: 111 West Montcalm
Built: 1926
Disposition: Active
Notes: Engine 3 disbanded 1976.
Operational Period: 1926 to 1976

Image Source: Google Maps

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Ladder 3

L3


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ID: L3-1
Address: Montcalm and Park
Built: 1881
Disposition: Razed
Notes: Organized 1881. New firehouse built same location for E3-2 in 1926.
Operational Period: 1881 to 1926.

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

Description: Engine house 1881, Montcalm W. near Park.


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ID: E3-2
Address: 111 Montcalm
Built: 1926
Disposition: Active
Notes: Ladder 3 disbanded 1992.
Operational Period: 1926 to 1992.

Image Source: Google Maps

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