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PRIVATE FIRE SERVICE AT ATLANTA.

Issue 4 and Volume 34.

PRIVATE FIRE SERVICE AT ATLANTA. Atlanta, Ga., says General Manager Park Woodward, of that city’s water department, has now connected with her mains sixty-two free fire services, as follows: Twenty-one three-inch, fourteen fourinch, twenty-three six-inch, two eight-inch, and two ten-inch. These sixty-one services constitute automatic fire sprinklers and hydrant line services, and are divided in the following classes or systems. (1) Automatic fire sprinkler system; (2) independent fire hydrant system; (3) wrought iron stand-pipe and hose-valve system: (4) combination fire hydrant and domestic services In the latter system water may he used through it fr domestic and manufacturing purposes. Services are not metered, but are inspected frequently and at unexpected intervals.

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