Engine House No. 3 (Fort Wayne, Indiana)

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Engine House No. 3
Engine House No. 3 in Fort Wayne from southeast.jpg
Engine House No. 3, May 2012
Engine House No. 3 (Fort Wayne, Indiana) is located in Indiana
Engine House No. 3 (Fort Wayne, Indiana)
Location 226 West Washington Boulevard, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Coordinates 41°4′38″N 85°8′30″W / 41.07722°N 85.14167°W / 41.07722; -85.14167Coordinates: 41°4′38″N 85°8′30″W / 41.07722°N 85.14167°W / 41.07722; -85.14167
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1893 (1893), 1907
Architect Wing & Mahurin
Architectural style Romanesque
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 79003772[1]
Added to NRHP July 27, 1979

Engine House No. 3 is a historic fire station located in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. It was designed by the noted architectural firm Wing & Mahurin, with the original section built in 1893 and an addition built in 1907. It is a two-story, Romanesque Revival style red brick building. The building houses the Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on July 27, 1979.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Indiana State Historic Architectural and Archaeological Research Database (SHAARD)" (Searchable database). Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology. Retrieved 2015-07-01.  Note: This includes Laura Thayer (April 1992). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Engine House No. 3" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-07-01.  and Accompanying photographs.

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