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1925 Seagrave W656 65’ water tower


Assignments

Water Tower 2 (8/1925 - 1940)

Water Tower 2 (1940 - 1947)

Water Tower 2 (1947 - 1/7/1958)

Water Tower 2 (6-2-2) (6/1958 - 12/21/1959)

Reserve Water Tower (12/21/1959 - 7/2/1962)

Reserve Water Tower (9/6/1963 - 11/1/1963)

Vehicle Notes

Delivered 8/20/1925; assignment date may have been 9/16/1925; second monitor and crow's nest installed in 1940; hit by freight train at Kinzie & Canal in 1947; worked for 3 days straight (1/1/1958 - 1/3/1958) at cold storage fire at 54 E. Hubbard St., encrusted in ice, and mast broke; last licensed by State of Illinois in 1959; OOS 11/1/1963; in storage: at E14 7/2/1962 - 9/6/1963, T16 (as a reserve): 9/6/1963 - 11/1/1963, at T16 as of 7/1/1964, at E81 8/29/1968 - 1982, at E60 1982 - 1/13/1991, at Fleet Management 1/13/1991 - 5/21/1993, at E80 5/21/1993 - ?; used by Fire Prevention Bureau in mid-'60s and still maintained as parade piece by CFD