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Derby in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Derby Firemenís Memorial

 
 
Derby Firemenís Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
1. Derby Firemenís Memorial
Inscription.
Memorial to Derby Firemen
Dedicated 1974
[ Northwest Facet ]
Hotchkiss Hose Co. 1 Org. 1837
[ Southwest Facet ]
Storm Engine Co. 2 Org. 1851
[ Northeast Facet ]
East End Hose Co. 3 Org. 1950
[ Southeast Facet ]
Paugassett H&L Co. 4 Org. 1903
 
Erected 1974.
 
Location. 41° 19.348′ N, 73° 5.356′ W. Marker is in Derby, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Elizabeth Street and 5th Street, on the right when traveling north on Elizabeth Street. Touch for map. Located on the Derby Green. Marker is in this post office area: Derby CT 06418, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Derby Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Derby and Huntington Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial (approx. ľ mile away); Shelton Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shelton Locks
Northwest Facet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
2. Northwest Facet
Hotchkiss Hose Co.
1
Org. 1837
(approx. half a mile away); Fort Hill (approx. half a mile away); Shelton World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Derby.
 
Categories. Heroes
 
Southwest Facet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
3. Southwest Facet
Storm Engine Co.
2
Org. 1851
Northeast Facet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
4. Northeast Facet
East End Hose Co.
3
Org. 1950
Southeast Facet image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
5. Southeast Facet
Paugassett H&L Co.
4
Org. 1903
Inscription on the bell image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
6. Inscription on the bell
McShane Bell Foundry.
Henry McShane & Co.
Baltimore, MD.
Trade Mark.
1887.
Derby Firemenís Memorial on the Derby Green image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
7. Derby Firemenís Memorial on the Derby Green
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 764 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 12, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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