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Huebener Brick no. 39 Tiger Engine Company, Meeting House Hill
Huebener Brick No. 39 Tiger Engine Company
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 The Tiger Engine Company #1 was located on Meeting House Hill.

The Edward A. Huebener collection of over 100 bricks originally collected by Mr. Huebener exhibits brick paintings of the houses from which the bricks came. The bricks have upon them painted scenes of (mostly) old Dorchester houses and landmarks. To see a list of all the bricks, choose the term Architecture in the list at the left of the screen and choose the first subsection -- the Edward A. Huebener Brick Collection and scroll to the bottom of that page to see icons for all the bricks.

Map Detail 1858 Tiger Engine Company
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 The Engine House occupies approximately the same spot as the fire station at Meeting House Hill does today. The detail from the 1858 Walling map of Norfolk County shows the Engine House along with Lyceum Hall, First Church and the Mather School.

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Here are some images from the Atheneum archive related to this topic. Click on any of these images to open a slideshow of all 38 images.
First Parish ChurchHuebener Brick no.33 Eaton TavernHuebener Brick no. 51 First Parish ChurchFirst Parish Church
Huebener Brick no. 60 Old Brick SchoolhouseMather SchoolThompson HouseMap Detail showing Thompson House
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Created: June 22, 2008   Modified: April 15, 2011