Lawrence Engine 8 Returns!
By CHUCK LOWE, Correspondent | October 16, 2020 | MASSACHUSETTS
Story No. 101620111
Photo by Chuck LoweLFD Engine Co 8 (Former Engine 5)
Lawrence made some significant changes earlier this year. Engine 5 at Central House was decommissioned when a rescue pumper went in to service as Squad 1 (formerly Rescue Co. 1). This resulted in the firehouse at 311 Ames Street being reopened after being vacant for many years. The apparatus and personnel from Engine 5 were reassigned here, allowing Engine Co. 8 to be resurrected.
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