Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland)

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Engine House No. 6
Baltimore Fire Station 6.JPG
Fire station tower
Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland) is located in Baltimore
Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland)
Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland) is located in Maryland
Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland)
Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland) is located in the United States
Engine House No. 6 (Baltimore, Maryland)
Location416 N. Gay St., Baltimore, Maryland
Coordinates39°17′43″N 76°36′20″W / 39.29528°N 76.60556°W / 39.29528; -76.60556Coordinates: 39°17′43″N 76°36′20″W / 39.29528°N 76.60556°W / 39.29528; -76.60556
Area1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built1853 (1853)
ArchitectReasin & Wetherald
Architectural styleGothic Revival, Italian Gothic
NRHP reference #73002185[1]
Added to NRHPJune 18, 1973

Engine House No. 6 is a historic fire station located at Baltimore, Maryland, United States. This two-story brick building features a 103-foot Italian-Gothic tower at the apex of its truncated triangular shape. It was built in 1853–54, and the tower is said to be a copy of Giotto's campanile in Florence, Italy.[2]

Engine House No. 6 was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ C. Black and A. McClellen (August 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Engine House No. 6" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-04-01.

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