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Cumberland in Allegany County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Canada Hose Company No. 1

 
 
Canada Hose Company No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
1. Canada Hose Company No. 1 Marker
Inscription.  
Built by volunteer firemen 1845
Canada Company organized 1830
Cumberland Hose Company organized 1839
Equipment included :
Gooseneck fire engine – four ladders –
three hooks – three axes and 30 dollars
a gift of the city
National Register of Historic Places

 
Erected 1980 by The Preservation Society Inc.
 
Location. 39° 39.357′ N, 78° 46.07′ W. Marker is in Cumberland, Maryland, in Allegany County. Marker is on North Mechanic Street west of Smith Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 North Mechanic Street, Cumberland MD 21502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Church of St. Patrick, Cumberland (approx. 0.2 miles away); Church of Saint Patrick (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wright Butler House (approx. mile away); 217 Washington Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); 213 Washington Street (approx. 0.3
Canada Hose Company No. 1 Building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
2. Canada Hose Company No. 1 Building
miles away); 301 Washington Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Allegany County Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cumberland (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cumberland.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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