1763 Pumper


Description
Media Type:
Object
Description:
Manually drawn fire pump with four wheels. It is made of wood and metal parts, painted red with exception for "1763" and "N.F.D." [Niagara Fire Department]. The wood wheels have wrought iron bands.
"This was the first rotary type fire pumper in Niagara on the Lake. It was turned by four men and was supplied by water by a bucket brigade."
N.F.D.

Date of Publication:
1763
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
FHM00021; FHM00022; FHM00023
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
Location of Original:
Niagara-on-the-Lake Fire Hall Museum
2 Anderson Lane
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 ‎
Contact
Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
Email
Website
Agency street/mail address

10 Anderson Lane P.O. Box 430
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
905-468-2023

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1763 Pumper


Manually drawn fire pump with four wheels. It is made of wood and metal parts, painted red with exception for "1763" and "N.F.D." [Niagara Fire Department]. The wood wheels have wrought iron bands.
"This was the first rotary type fire pumper in Niagara on the Lake. It was turned by four men and was supplied by water by a bucket brigade."
N.F.D.