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former Engine #40 - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 45.667 W 122° 26.793
10S E 548748 N 4179455
Quick Description: The "SFFD" letters at the top front of this building and the distinctive front doorway define this as an old firehouse. This old firehouse on Clayton at Carmel in San Francisco has been converted to townhouses.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 10/1/2011 11:50:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMCPZ5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr. 0
Views: 4

Long Description:
The "SFFD" letters at the top front of this building and the distinctive front doorway define this as an old firehouse. This historic firehouse building (the distinguished, former Engine #40) was converted to 2 townhouses around 2001. 8 Carmel occupies the front half of the building, and retains the original firehouse doors and fire pole.

Across the street is the Ashbury Heights Water Tank capable of holding 500,00 gallons.

The old firehouse can be seen in Google Street View.

8 Carmel Street
San Francisco, CA 94117

Current Use: Residential

Year Originally Built: 1915

Is it open to the public?: No

Location: San Francisco

Year Retired: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
You must actually visit the building to post a log. Post your own, current photo of the converted firehouse as proof of your visit. It can't be the exact same photo that is on the waymark page.
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j2d2zhu visited former Engine #40 - San Francisco, CA 4/17/2012 j2d2zhu visited it