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Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Friendship Fire Company

 
 
Friendship Fire Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Vincent, April 27, 2013
1. Friendship Fire Company Marker
Inscription.
Organized 1774
Original building erected July 23, 1855
New addition erected October 30, 1972
Housing relics for future generations.
Gift of
Bernard B. Brown

 
Erected by Bernard B. Brown.
 
Location. 38° 48.3′ N, 77° 2.96′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of South Alfred Street and Downham Way, on the right when traveling south on South Alfred Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 107 S. Alfred St., Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Friendship Firehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Barrett Library/Black History Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Bernard Stier, O.D. (1930-2005) (about 500 feet away); Site of Alexandria's First Sugar Refinery (about 600 feet away); The Alexandria Lyceum (about 600 feet away); George Washington Memorial Parkway (about 600 feet away); The Lyceum (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
 
Also see . . .  Friendship Firehouse Museum page on Alexandria website
Friendship Fire House image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Vincent, April 27, 2013
2. Friendship Fire House
. (Submitted on June 9, 2013, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Entrance to Friendship Firehouse Museum image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Vincent, April 27, 2013
3. Entrance to Friendship Firehouse Museum
Friendship Fire House image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Vincent, April 27, 2013
4. Friendship Fire House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2013, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 9, 2013, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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