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©Steve Redick

1923 Seagrave W656 65’ water tower


Assignments

Water Tower 1 (3/1923 - 4/1924)

Water Tower 1 (1924 - 10/2/1928)

Water Tower 3 (12/16/1928 - 1940)

Water Tower 3 (1940 - 9/7/1960)

Reserve water tower (9/7/1960 - 1962)

Vehicle Notes

Delivered 3/14/1923 or 3/17/1923; Water Tower 1 assignment date may hae been 4/16/1923; heavily damaged in Curran Hall fire of April 1924; rebuilt and returned to service; second monitor and crow's nest added in 1940; may have been assigned to Water Tower 3 until 9/22/1961; conflict: may have been placed in storage at E81 on 9/22/1961; in storage at the shops from 1962 - 1963; stripped-down chassis & tower stored at Engine 32 for many years from 1963 onwards