Brooklin Fire Hall, June 2006


Description
Creator:
Carl Ferencz, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white photograph the old Brooklin Fire Hall (6 Vipond Road) on June 2006. The new Brooklin Fire Hall (6745 Baldwin Street) officially opened on September 18, 2006.
Notes:
In 1857 the Town of Whitby had its first fire brigade and hook & ladder company entirely made up of volunteers as a result of a by-law passed by the Town Council. In 1879 the fire truck was housed at the Town Hall building (Brock and Colborne Streets). It was not until 1969 that the Town of Whitby hired its first full-time employee, Fire Chief Ed Crouch. The following year the Town hired the first five fire fighters thus ending 120 years of volunteer service. The Whitby Fire and Emergency Services now consists of five fire halls and 115 staff members.
Date of Original:
June 2006
Dimensions:
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Ferencz, Carl
Corporate Name(s):
Whitby Fire and Emergency Services
Local identifier:
A2013_019_005B
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.9574111636482 Longitude: -78.9623265860748
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:
2006
Copyright Holder:
Whitby Archives
Recommended Citation:
Brooklin Fire Hall, June 2006, Carl Ferencz. Whitby Archives A2013_019_005B.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from black and white negative.
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Brooklin Fire Hall, June 2006


A black and white photograph the old Brooklin Fire Hall (6 Vipond Road) on June 2006. The new Brooklin Fire Hall (6745 Baldwin Street) officially opened on September 18, 2006.