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1981-02-08: Cigarette Causes Fire That Destroy Apartment

October 30, 2021|Categories: 1900's, 1980-1989, Residential Fire, Timeline|

A cigarette was named as the cause of a fire that destroyed an apartment and displaced six families [...]

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1951: Equipment Inventory of the Stamford Fire Department

September 3, 2021|Categories: 1900's, 1950-1959, Apparatus, Equipment, Timeline|

The image below shows the entire 1951 inventory of apparatus according to the Fairfield County Chief's Emergency Plan. [...]

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1878-12-7: Chief Skelding’s Recommendation For A Steamer Voted Down

June 22, 2021|Categories: 1800's, 1870-1879, New Apparatus, Timeline|

A man before his time in Stamford.  Yes.. the big fire did happen several years later, and it [...]

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