Garrard Road Fire Department, c.1956
Description
Creator
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Negatives
Description
Black and white negative showing the members of the Garrard Road Fire Department in front of the fire hall. The truck at left was built on a General Motors chassis by the volunteer firefighters in 1956. The truck at right is a 1924 Reo from the old Whitby Township Fire Department at Brooklin.

Left to right: Lloyd Butler, Ken Brown, George Allan, Jim Watson, Ross Blair, Len Carrington, Bob Johnston, Don Ellison, Harold Bryan, Dick Schad, Harry Knox, Monty Solway, Stephen Bragg, Harold Parsons.
Notes
Between 1955-1956, a group of volunteers built a fire hall at the southeast corner of Garrard and Forrest Roads. In 1965, it was replaced by a new station at the northeast corner of Thickson and Manning Roads and the original building was demolished in 1966.
Date of Original
c.1956
Dimensions
Width: 13 cm
Height: 10 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
08-005-023
Collection
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.899734031004 Longitude: -78.9078718119812
Donor
Jim Watson
Copyright Statement
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date
1956
Recommended Citation
Garrard Road Fire Department, c.1956, unknown photographer, Whitby Archives, 08-005-023.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Garrard Road Fire Department, c.1956


Black and white negative showing the members of the Garrard Road Fire Department in front of the fire hall. The truck at left was built on a General Motors chassis by the volunteer firefighters in 1956. The truck at right is a 1924 Reo from the old Whitby Township Fire Department at Brooklin.

Left to right: Lloyd Butler, Ken Brown, George Allan, Jim Watson, Ross Blair, Len Carrington, Bob Johnston, Don Ellison, Harold Bryan, Dick Schad, Harry Knox, Monty Solway, Stephen Bragg, Harold Parsons.