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Cincinnati in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Cincinnati Fire Fighters

 
 
Cincinnati Fire Fighters Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
1. Cincinnati Fire Fighters Marker
Inscription.
In Memory
of the
Cincinnati Fire Fighters
who died in the line of duty
serving in the first paid
professional fire department
in the United States

 
Erected 1966 by Cincinnati Insurance Board.
 
Location. 39° 6.009′ N, 84° 31.13′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street (U.S. 27) and Central Avenue, on the right when traveling east on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at Fire Station No. 52. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 Central Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First National Correctional Congress / Declaration of Principles of 1870 (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington Williams (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greek Revival Architecture Example (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise and the Plum Street Temple (approx. mile away); The First High Rise Concrete Frame Building in the United States (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Burnet House
Cincinnati Fire Fighters Marker at Station No. 52 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
2. Cincinnati Fire Fighters Marker at Station No. 52
Looking east along 5th Street.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Piatt Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wiltsee Undertaker (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cincinnati.
 
Also see . . .  Cincinnati Fire Department History. (Submitted on November 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkDisastersHeroesNotable EventsNotable Persons
 
Cincinnati Fire Fighters Marker Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
3. Cincinnati Fire Fighters Marker Relief
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 849 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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