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14 years ago
retiredchief
Hello, Chuck... The old firehouse in your photograph was the house of Engine 53. It was built in 1919 and the company moved in in February of that year. Although the area looks pretty forlorn now, this house used to be right in the middle of the bustling stockyards with animal chutes and pens and various stockyard buildings surrouding it. Engine 53's first house was a wood frame structure bui
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