Esek Bussey Firehouse

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Esek Bussey Firehouse
Esek Bussey Firehouse (Troy, New York).jpg
Esek Bussey Firehouse is located in New York
Esek Bussey Firehouse
Esek Bussey Firehouse is located in the US
Esek Bussey Firehouse
Location 302 10th St., Troy, New York
Coordinates 42°44′21″N 73°40′26″W / 42.73917°N 73.67389°W / 42.73917; -73.67389Coordinates: 42°44′21″N 73°40′26″W / 42.73917°N 73.67389°W / 42.73917; -73.67389
Area less than one acre
Built 1892
Architect Fielding, H.P.
NRHP Reference # 73001252[1]
Added to NRHP July 16, 1973

Esek Bussey Firehouse, now known as Engine Company 8 or Pumper Number 8, is a historic fire station located at Troy in Rensselaer County, New York. It was built in 1891-1892 and is a two story, red brick building. It features a corbeled brick frieze, flat roof, rusticated stone work, and terra cotta detailing.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Diana S. Waite (March 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Esek Bussey Firehouse". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-11-21.  See also: "Accompanying two photos".