— 1847 — —— — 1875 —Located at this site, the volunteerWashington Fire Company No.9,provided fire protection to Washington and adjacent wards for 24 years. The top of a cistern visible 20 feet northserved as a water reservoir for thefire apparatus. The men of theWashington fire company werememorialized by the placement of this cornerstone at Fire Station No. 1 which was built at 522 East Broughton Street in 1878.This was Savannah's first Municipal Fire Station which was demolished in 1962.
|Placed By||City of Savannah|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 491945 N 3549104|
|Decimal Degrees||32.07818333, -81.08535000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 4.691', W 81° 5.121'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 4' 41.46" N, 81° 5' 7.26" W|
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|Area Code(s)||478, 912|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 26 Houston St, Savannah GA 31401, US|
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