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  • Old wooden fire ladder
    Object       Extension ladder made of wood (painted red) and metal connectors.
    Object     Extension ladder made of wood (painted red) and metal connectors.
  • Don Sherlock retiring after 46 years with Niagara Fire Department
    TextImage  Green, Jerold, St. Catharines Standard (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada18910421), 17 Sep 1975     Newspaper clipping about Don Sherlock, retiring after 46 years with Niagara Fire Department.
    TextImage  Green, Jerold, St. Catharines Standard (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada18910421), 17 Sep 1975   Newspaper clipping about Don Sherlock, retiring after 46 years with Niagara Fire Department.
  • Licence to operate an ambulance service.
    ImageText       The document was issued by Ontario Health Department to Niagara Volunteer Fire Department on June 27, 1968. Full text: "Department of Health Ontario Licence to operate an ambulance service. Under the Ambulance Services Act, 1966 and the regulations, and subject to the limitations thereof, this licence is issued to NIAGARA ...
    ImageText     The document was issued by Ontario Health Department to Niagara Volunteer Fire Department on June 27, 1968. Full text: "Department of Health Ontario Licence to operate an ambulance service. Under ...
  • Men posing in front of old fire station in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
    Image       Sepia coloured photograph of two men standing on the ladder wagon in the front of the old fire station located in the Court House. The men have thick mustaches and they are wearing civilian clothes and hats. Undated but probably taken in the early 1900s.
    Image     Sepia coloured photograph of two men standing on the ladder wagon in the front of the old fire station located in the Court House. The men have thick mustaches and ...
  • Niagara Hockey team
    Imagecomment       Black and white group photograph of seven members of Niagara Hockey team (many firemen among them) wearing hockey uniforms with letter "N" and skates. There are three men in civilian clothes sitting in the middle of this group. Undated but probably taken 1895-1897 (see comment below from Kevin Sherlock). Pictured ...
    Imagecomment     Black and white group photograph of seven members of Niagara Hockey team (many firemen among them) wearing hockey uniforms with letter "N" and skates. There are three men in civilian ...
  • Pyrene hand fire extinguisher
    Object       "H.E.P.C. Pyrene hand fire extinguisher Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada inspected .833 imperial (one U.S.) quart Class B-2. C-2. No.93739 C This extinguisher may be used on electrical fires To operate turn handle to left Work like a pump
    Object     "H.E.P.C. Pyrene hand fire extinguisher Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada inspected .833 imperial (one U.S.) quart Class B-2. C-2. No.93739 C This extinguisher may be used on electrical fires To operate ...
  • Shur-Spray glass fire extinguisher
    Object       "Shur-Spray" The Automatic Chemical Sprinkler Shurline International Patents pending Directions for refilling Place a funnel in the air tube and pour one gallon of SHUR-SPRAY chemical only. Back of set screw in fuse arm and draw the arms together. Place cap in position over the end of tube, making sure ...
    Object     "Shur-Spray" The Automatic Chemical Sprinkler Shurline International Patents pending Directions for refilling Place a funnel in the air tube and pour one gallon of SHUR-SPRAY chemical only. Back of set ...
  • FIRE OUT glass fire extinguisher
    Objectcomment       For fire FIRE OUT Automatic fire protection Throw at base of flame If absent or asleep, Fire Extinguisher works automatically at 125 °F. Automatic Fireout Extinguisher Co. 179 Parliament Street, Toronto
    Objectcomment     For fire FIRE OUT Automatic fire protection Throw at base of flame If absent or asleep, Fire Extinguisher works automatically at 125 °F. Automatic Fireout Extinguisher Co. 179 Parliament Street, ...
  • Bickle fire extinguisher
    Object       Handheld brass fire extinguisher manufactured by Bickle-Seagrave Limited. This is soda-acid type of extinguisher and a tank contains sodium bicarbonate dissolved in water and a bottle of acid in the top. When the extinguisher is turned upside down, the sodium bicarbonate and acid reacts to release carbon dioxide under pressure ...
    Object     Handheld brass fire extinguisher manufactured by Bickle-Seagrave Limited. This is soda-acid type of extinguisher and a tank contains sodium bicarbonate dissolved in water and a bottle of acid in the ...
  • Bickle and Liberty dry powder fire extinguishers
    Object       Liberty Fire Extinguisher: "Hang on a strong hook Liberty Fire Extinguisher Trade-mark registered in US and Canadian patent offices The original dry chemical guaranteed to retain its full strength until used and never to cake or deteriorate with age. Non freezing and non poison. Established 1898 Beware of imitations Directions: ...
    Object     Liberty Fire Extinguisher: "Hang on a strong hook Liberty Fire Extinguisher Trade-mark registered in US and Canadian patent offices The original dry chemical guaranteed to retain its full strength until ...
  • Alert fire extinguisher
    Object       "Tested for 350 lbs. fire extinguisher ALERT Extincteur A incendie"
    Object     "Tested for 350 lbs. fire extinguisher ALERT Extincteur A incendie"
  • Quick Aid fire guard
    Object       Sticker with text: "Do not use on electrical fires. Use on paper-rubbish, wood-textiles. For service call: 684-6713 Patrick Bros., 354 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines"
    Object     Sticker with text: "Do not use on electrical fires. Use on paper-rubbish, wood-textiles. For service call: 684-6713 Patrick Bros., 354 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines"
  • Dayton Pump fire extinguisher
    Object       Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc. Tested number 21899 The Dayton Pump & Mfc. Co.
    Object     Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc. Tested number 21899 The Dayton Pump & Mfc. Co.
  • Vintage Guardian pump tank
    Object       TEST FREQUENTLY BY OPERATING PUMP AND DIRECTING STREAM INTO TANK. IF PISTON IS DRY USE A FEW DROPS OF OIL. NOTICE- FOR USE IN FREEZING TEMPERATURES FILL EXTINGUISHER WITH 5 GALLONS OF SOLUTION CONTAINING SUFFICIENT INSURANCE FIRST AID TO GIVE REQUIRED SPECIFIC GRAVITY TO ASSURE DESIRED FREEZING POINT. 2.0 POUNDS ...
    Object     TEST FREQUENTLY BY OPERATING PUMP AND DIRECTING STREAM INTO TANK. IF PISTON IS DRY USE A FEW DROPS OF OIL. NOTICE- FOR USE IN FREEZING TEMPERATURES FILL EXTINGUISHER WITH 5 ...
  • Niagara Fire Department - 1950
    ImageText       Black and white photograph of the members of Fire Department in Niagara-on-the-Lake in 1950. Framed for a wall display. BACK : E. SMITH, J. NESBITT, H. DICK, W. RICHARDSON, W. GALLOP, N. HAINES, R. CLARK, C. RICHES, F. BALL CENTER: E.J. SAUNDERS, P. STEVENS, W. SUMMERS, G. CROCKER, C. WARD, ...
    ImageText     Black and white photograph of the members of Fire Department in Niagara-on-the-Lake in 1950. Framed for a wall display. BACK : E. SMITH, J. NESBITT, H. DICK, W. RICHARDSON, W. ...
  • 1834 Pumper
    Object       Hand-drawn and hand-operated gooseneck pumper with four wheels. Made of wood and metal, painted red. The curved ("gooseneck") shape of the water pipe (leading from the top of the wooden housing of the air chamber) allowed for easier maneuvering of the water stream. "This pump was made by James Smith ...
    Object     Hand-drawn and hand-operated gooseneck pumper with four wheels. Made of wood and metal, painted red. The curved ("gooseneck") shape of the water pipe (leading from the top of the wooden ...
  • Ladder and hose wagon
    Object       Handcart with 4 wheels and long storage trunk; made of wood and metal parts. This hand drawn wagon took the wooden ladders and leather hose to the fire scene. First used in 1850.
    Object     Handcart with 4 wheels and long storage trunk; made of wood and metal parts. This hand drawn wagon took the wooden ladders and leather hose to the fire scene. First ...
  • 1763 Pumper
    Object       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 ...
    Object     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 ...
  • Hose reel
    Object       Hand-drawn hose cart with two big wheels, a hose and nozzles. Wood/metal. The hose reel was pulled to the fire scene by 4 to 6 men, and the hose was unrolled from the fire to the source of water. The reel was first used in early 1900. N.F.D.
    Object     Hand-drawn hose cart with two big wheels, a hose and nozzles. Wood/metal. The hose reel was pulled to the fire scene by 4 to 6 men, and the hose was ...
  • Water wagon
    Object       Two-wheeled, hand drawn cart made of wood. The water was poured into a wooden tank with buckets and then two men operated a hand pump to force a stream of water on the fire. "This wagon was filled with water from wells or from the lake and carried water to ...
    Object     Two-wheeled, hand drawn cart made of wood. The water was poured into a wooden tank with buckets and then two men operated a hand pump to force a stream of ...
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Niagara-on-the-Lake Fire Hall Museum


Niagara-on-the-Lake Fire Hall Museum