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

The Middlebury Fire House

 

—Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005 —

 
The Middlebury Fire House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 5, 2010
1. The Middlebury Fire House Marker
Inscription. On this site in 1949 the volunteers of the Middlebury Volunteer Fire Department, using donated and salvaged materials, built a fire station on land donated by the Vaszauskas family.
Pictured are the original 1941 Ford LaFrance, 1947 International tanker and 1928 Hahn City service ladder truck.
Prior to this time the Ford was kept in a gas station across the street and the tanker in a barn at Judd's corner. Today, a memorial garden has been developed on this site.
 
Erected 2005 by Town of Middlebury.
 
Location. 41° 32.27′ N, 73° 6.379′ W. Marker is in Middlebury, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Middlebury Road (Route 64) and Regan Road, on the right when traveling east on Middlebury Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middlebury CT 06762, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rochambeau Route 1781 – 82 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Julius and Augusta Bronson Farm (approx. one mile away); Middlebury (approx. 1.1 miles away); Middlebury Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Middlebury Blacksmith Shop
The Middlebury Fire House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 5, 2010
2. The Middlebury Fire House Marker
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Bissel's Store, Middlebury Station (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Trolley (approx. 2 miles away); Lake Quassapaug Station (approx. 2.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middlebury.
 
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The Memorial Garden image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 5, 2010
3. The Memorial Garden
The Middlebury Greenway runs through the garden.
The Memorial Garden image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 5, 2010
4. The Memorial Garden
Marker in the Memorial Garden image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 5, 2010
5. Marker in the Memorial Garden
The Town of Middlebury and its citizens forever
honor and thank all all the volunteers who have
served, are serving, and will serve the Town of
Middlebury through their generous gift of self
and time for the enrichment, safety and
betterment of our community
A.D. 2004
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 851 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 5, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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