Charlotte NC Firefighter Memorial
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
N 35° 14.052 W 080° 50.860
17S E 513860 N 3899026
Quick Description: A memorial by the Volunteer Firemen of Charlotte to thier dead comrades 1883.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2008 10:56:02 PM
Waymark Code: WM40M9
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
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Long Description:
A memorial to the Firemen of Charlotte, NC. The memorial is topped by the statue of a Fireman

The inscription reads:

Erected October 10, 1883.
By the Volunteer Firemen of Charlotte
As a lasting tribute to thier dead comrades.

Fire Department organised
May 20, 1875.

Independent Hook and Ladder Company
organized August 4, 1868.

Hornet Fire Company
organized January 29, 1867

Pioneer Fire Company
organized May 20, 1874
Physical address:
Elmwood Cemetery
700 W 6th St
Charlotte, NC USA

Memorial Website: Not listed

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