Fire Station No. 5
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildwoodke
N 51° 01.562 W 114° 05.699
11U E 703711 N 5656736
Quick Description: Fire Station No. 5 is the oldest in service fire station in the city of Calgary, Alberta.
Location: Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 9/7/2007 11:03:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM25AM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jay Walking
Views: 27

Long Description:
The station is located next door to a city library and is often visited by children and their parents walking by. Residents affectionately refer to it as the "Little Firehall".

Two of the oldest antique rigs in the city sit in the garden area in front of Station No. 5. The two steel-wheeled hose reels were used to carry hoses to fire calls in Calgary's earlier days.

Built in 1952, this is the oldest fire hall still in service in The City of Calgary.
Paid or Volunteer: Paid

Related Website: [Web Link]

Physical Address:
3129 14 St. S.W.
Calgary, Alberta Canada


EMS Involvement: Not Listed

Has 911 Dispatch: Not Listed

Has Emergency Call Box: Not Listed

Has Emergency Siren: Not Listed

Has Fire Pole: Not Listed

Average Alarms Per Year: Not Listed

Number of Firetrucks: Not Listed

Number of Emergency Staff: Not Listed

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