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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #197 on: May 17, 2018, 09:13:24 PM »
https://www.6sqft.com/5-5m-converted-firehouse-could-be-long-island-citys-most-expensive-sale/?utm_source=6sqft+Daily+List&utm_campaign=96063ea88c-Daily_776&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ac79eda340-96063ea88c-246874161

$5.5M converted firehouse could be Long Island City’s most expensive sale
Former quarters of Long Island City FD Engine 3, FDNY Queens Engine 61, Engine 161, and Engine 261 from 1894 - 1932

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #198 on: May 17, 2018, 10:34:50 PM »
https://www.6sqft.com/5-5m-converted-firehouse-could-be-long-island-citys-most-expensive-sale/?utm_source=6sqft+Daily+List&utm_campaign=96063ea88c-Daily_776&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ac79eda340-96063ea88c-246874161

$5.5M converted firehouse could be Long Island City’s most expensive sale
Former quarters of Long Island City FD Engine 3, FDNY Queens Engine 61, Engine 161, and Engine 261 from 1894 - 1932

Engine261 former quarters:

     

     

     

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #199 on: May 17, 2018, 10:38:47 PM »
Engine 261:

     

     

     

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #200 on: May 18, 2018, 04:13:33 PM »
Engine 256's old quarters at 124 Dekalb Avenue in Ft Greene Brooklyn is worth approximately $3M

     http://www.fdnytrucks.com/files/html/brooklyn/e256.htm

     https://www.brownstoner.com/real-estate-market/house-of-the-day/house-of-the-day-124-dekalb-avenue/


     

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #201 on: May 19, 2018, 11:06:23 AM »
Housewatch:

     Unknown company 1901:
   
         

     Unknown company 1905:

         

     Ladder 20 1908:

         

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #202 on: May 19, 2018, 11:10:27 AM »
Inside quarters - early 1900s:

     

     

     

     

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #203 on: May 19, 2018, 11:29:16 AM »
FDNY firehouses under construction:

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     
 
     

     

     
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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #204 on: May 19, 2018, 01:55:13 PM »
mack these recent posts # 201..202..& 203 were excellent history photos....Thanks as usual.

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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #205 on: May 19, 2018, 04:37:36 PM »
Battalion Chief office - 1908 - Battalion 3  -  155 Mercer Street, Manhattan:

     


Chief and aide - 1908:

     


Battalion 3 Ladder 20 - 1908:

     


155 Mercer Street firehouse (later time period):

     




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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #206 on: May 20, 2018, 08:53:46 AM »
May 20, 1986  -  32 years ago today -  Engine 85 DISBANDED

Engine 85  pre-fabricated firehouse  1264 Boston Road South Bronx

     Engine 85 organized 1215 Intervale Avenue at Engine 82                     1967
     Engine 85 moved 1264 Boston Road with Tactical Control Unit 712        1971
     Engine 85 disbanded                                                                          1986


1264 Boston Road:

     

     


Engine 85:

     

     

     


Engine 85 LODD:

     FF Michael T. Carr, fell from apparatus while responding to Bronx Box 2787, box was false alarm,  September 19, 1969.

         

     RIP.  Never forget.







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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #207 on: May 20, 2018, 09:49:40 AM »
Engine 85 Runs and Workers

Year Engine Runs Workers
1967     85     2907     1080     Organized July 1 - at Engine 82 1215 Intervale Avenue
1968     85     8386     3759     E 82, E 85, L 31 combined for 26,094 responses 1215 Intervale Avenue *
1969     85     4955     2498
1970     85     5838     3020
1971     85     6443     3126     Moved to 1264 Boston Road
1972     85     6508     3206
1973     85     4617     2800
1974     85     4874     3512
1975     85     4911     3804
1976     85     4809     3798
1977     85     4950     4074
1978     85     4726     3929
1979     85     2668     1825
1980     85     3320     2277
1981     85     2725     1832
1982     85     2680     1829
1983     85     2198     1365
1984     85     2077     1254
1985     85     2258     1345
1986     85       768       453     Disbanded May 20

     * Battalion 3 also located at 1215 Intervale Avenue until February 23, 1968
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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #208 on: May 20, 2018, 10:20:24 AM »
Tactical Control Unit 712  pre-fabricated firehouse  1264 Boston Road  South Bronx

     Tactical Control Unit 712 organized 1215 Intervale Avenue at Engine 82                  1969
     Tactical Control Unit 712 new firehouse 1264 Boston Road w/Engine 85                   1971
     Tactical Control Unit 712 disbanded to form Ladder 59                                            1972
                         
     Ladder 59 organized 1264 Boston Road at Engine 85                                              1972
     Ladder 59 moved 1901 Sedgewick Avenue at Engine 43                                         1978 


Tactical Control Unit 712 at 1215 Intervale Avenue:

     

     


1264 Boston Road firehouse:

     
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Re: FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section
« Reply #209 on: May 21, 2018, 05:29:44 PM »
Engine 256's old quarters at 124 Dekalb Avenue in Ft Greene Brooklyn is worth approximately $3M

     http://www.fdnytrucks.com/files/html/brooklyn/e256.htm

     https://www.brownstoner.com/real-estate-market/house-of-the-day/house-of-the-day-124-dekalb-avenue/


     

Engine 256 quarters 1914 - 1974 (disbanded)