Minneapolis Former Fire Station_ 28 (1914-1993) and Apparatus
    

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Minneapolis Station 28 (1914-1993)
and Apparatus (if available)

 




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2724 West 43rd Street, mid-block near Upton, doors face South

 

Station faces South

  • April 1, 1914 Opened with Engine 28
  • May, 1922 Ladder 12 in service
  • December 2, 1929 Ladder 12 disbanded (last run Nov 28th)
  • August 28, 1947 Engine 28 running with Buffalo quad
  • May 27, 1951 Engine 28 now has an Inhalator, and will take emergency calls
  • February 24, 1955 Engine 28 no longer running with Quad
  • January 2, 1993 Closed when new Station 28 opens

 





Photo source: Unknown

  Map of Station location from 1912 Sanborn Maps, Vol. 6, Sheet 665
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Photo source: Jack Mersereau

  Former Station 28 circa 1980's, while still in service  



Photo source: MFD

Engine 28,  1915 Seagrave Open Cab, 750 gpm pump, 50 gal tank, Apar. Serial# 13506 , shown in front the the newly constructed Station 28
  • Served also as:
  • Engine 8



Photo source: A.F. raymondMinnesota Historical Society

  Station 28 in a 1936 photo  

Photo source: Unknown

Engine 28,  1930 FWD-MFD Open Cab, 750gpm, Serial# MFD-2  
  • Served also as:
  • Engine 22
  • Engine 27



Photo source: Steve A. Skaar

Engine 28,  1948 American LaFrance Open Cab Frwd, 1500 gpm pump, Apar. Serial# 9082, Cab added 1962, Shop# 7161  
  • Served also as:
  • Engine 11



Photo source: Steve A. Skaar

Engine 28,  1954 Ward LaFrance Sedan, 1250 gpm pump, Apar. Serial# 3407, 250 Gal tank added 1968, Shop# 7169  
  • Served valso as:
  • Engine 27



Photo source: Steve A. Skaar

Engine 28,  1965 Pirsch Sedan, 1250 gpm pump, Apar. Serial# 2754, 250 Gal tank added 1968, Shop# 7184  
  • Served valso as:
  • Engine 26
  • Engine 27



Photo source: Jack Mersereau

Engine 28,  1965 Pirsch Sedan, 1250 gpm pump, Apar. Serial# 2754, 250 Gal tank added 1968, Shop# 7184  
  • Served also as:
  • Engine 26
  • Engine 27
 



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