Street Guide To Old Milwaukee

Building History Detail
MFD Engine Co No 1

The two story brick firehouse building was completely remodeled in 1935 to modernize it for larger fire trucks. The entire front was removed and given a more basic appearance with brown brick instead of the cream-city brick of the original. The original tower was also removed during the renovation.

Architect: unknown

Year Built: 1872, Year Demolished: 1935

Address History:
462-464 Broadway (1872 - 1929)
784-786 N Broadway (1930 - 1935)

Sources:
Milwaukee Journal, February 13, 1957


Record Update: 2010-01-06

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