Original Walnut St. Fire Co. No. 4

Fire Department Walking Tour

Original Walnut St. Fire Co. No. 4

Madison, Indiana 47250, United States

Created By: Visit Madison, Inc.


808 Walnut St. The original Walnut St Fire Company No. 4 was established in 1873. The Fours have been located on Walnut Street since their inception. This brick firehouse was completed in 1875. Madison’s Hook & Ladder Company occupied this building until 1961 when they relocated to Third & Walnut Streets. This company operates a state of the art American LaFrance aerial platform truck, which of course, is painted Kelly Green for their March 17th birthday. The Walnut Street Fire Hall Museum is housed at this location and owned by Frank Taff. Here, you can view and learn about an expansive collection of vintage and modern firefighting equipment along. C. 1850-1920s. Contact at: ftaff@cinergymetro.net

This point of interest is part of the tour: Fire Department Walking Tour


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