Concord in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Old Fire Hall
Built in 1892
Concord's First Firehouse
Erected 2008 by Concord Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1892.
Location. 37° 58.615′ N, 122° 2.197′ W. Marker is in Concord, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of Concord Avenue and Salvio Street, on the left when traveling south on Concord Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1982 Concord Avenue, Concord CA 94520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Perry House (a few steps from this marker); Dedicated to the Founders of Todos Santos (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bibber House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Neustaedter House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alves House (approx. ¼ mile away); Francisco Galindo Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Bolla House (approx. ¼ mile away); Barnett House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
Regarding Old Fire Hall. One of the most historic buildings in Concord
In 1939 it was converted for City Hall and Police Department uses. Subsequently, it housed, in turn, the
Chamber of Commerce, an art studio, and the Salvation Army. In 1989, it was moved to its present location, where it has been restored and is used for commercial purposes.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2012, by Concord Historical Society of Concord, California. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2012, by Concord Historical Society of Concord, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.