Leadership

MISCELLANEOUS

Issue 8 and Volume 24.

MISCELLANEOUS New York city has just contracted with the Manchester Locomotive works for one fourth-size Amoskeag Steam Fire engine. Lowell, Mass., has contracted with the same works to rebuild a steam fire engine with one of the latest improved Amoskeag boilers. Pittsburgh, Pa., has also contracted with the same company to rebuild engine No. 16 with one of the company’s latest improved Amoskeag boilers. Boston, Mass., has done the same thing with Manchester Locomotive works, for the rebuilding of engine No. 18, with one of the same boilers. Easton, Pa., has contracted with the same works to rebuild a steam fire engine with one of the same style of improved Amoskeag boilers, as also has Waltham, Mass., in the case of engine No. 1. Three new fire engines will b* added to Chicago’s fire department—Chief Swenie having just awarded contracts for their construction to the American Fire Engine Company. One…

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