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Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1

 
 
Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, September 29, 2010
1. Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 Marker
Inscription.
Historical Note
This fire company originated in 1849, when it was known as Hope Hose Company. It was not until 1872 when by an act of Legislature, the original name was changed to its present Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1
This building erected 1967

 
Location. 40° 4.854′ N, 74° 51.593′ W. Marker is in Burlington, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of High Street and West Pearl Street, on the left when traveling north on High Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 High Street, Burlington NJ 08016, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Important Men of 206 High Street, Burlington (within shouting distance of this marker); Burlington County’s Historical Downtown (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Engine of Industrial Progress (about 500 feet away); Hub of Transportation and Commerce (about 500 feet away); The Cottage 1872 (about 600 feet away); Free Library (about 800 feet away); The Founding of Burlington (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ockanickon (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
Located on West Pearl Street side of the building image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, September 15, 2010
2. Located on West Pearl Street side of the building
Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 Marker and Building Are Located Next to the Delaware River image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, September 15, 2010
3. Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 Marker and Building Are Located Next to the Delaware River
Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2010
4. Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 731 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 30, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.   2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.   4. submitted on September 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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