History

Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery Recording the History of Cork City Fire Brigade

The following pictures are provided courtesy of the Irish Examiner.

Blackrock Castle 1936

Blackrock Castle 1936.

Burning of Cork

Burning of Cork 1920.

Firemans rest 1920

Firemans Rest 1920

Murphys Brwery 1956

Murphys Brewery 1956

New Fire Brigade, Douglas Street.

New Fire Brigade, Douglas Street.

New Fire Engine 1923

New Fire Engine 1923.

 Capt. Hutson (right) with members

Capt. Hutson (right) with members
and Leyland fire appliance, 1922.

 Capt. Hutson and members with Leyland fire appliance outside the Old Opera House

Capt. Hutson and members with Leyland
fire appliance outside the
Old Opera House 1922.

 C.F.O Monaghan (right), Fireman Wm. Hosford (left)

C.F.O Monaghan (right), Fireman Wm. Hosford (left)
with new Leyland Pump-Escape 1939.

 Grossley Ambulance. Superintendant T. Ring

Grossley Ambulance. Superintendant T. Ring
(right) with members, early 1930's.

 Superintendent Ring (left) with members photographed

Superintendent Ring (left) with members photographed
with Ford Fire Tender, early 1930's.

 Grattan Street Fire Station, Eucharistic Congress, Year 1932.

Grattan Street Fire Station,
Eucharistic Congress, Year 1932.

 Marsh Building Fete, showgrounds - 1941.

Marsh Building Fete, showgrounds - 1941.

 Members of the Fire Brigade photographed

Members of the Fire Brigade photographed
with Ford Fire Tender at work, 1940's.

 Grant's Fire, Grand Parade. March 1942.

Grant's Fire, Grand Parade. March 1942.

 Numbers 1 and 2 Appliances turning out.

 Numbers 1 and 2 Appliances turning out.
Sullivan's Quay 1953.

Sutton's Fire, South Mall, 29th November 1963.

Sutton's Fire, South Mall, 29th November 1963.