Dorchester Fire Department officially established 1844

Fire Department officially established 1844

Private and Special Statutes of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, from January 1838 to May 1848 … Boston, 1848.    vol. 8, p. 645

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives, in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

A fire department is hereby established in the town of Dorchester, subject to all the duties and liabilities, and with all the powers and privileges, set forth and contained n an act, entitled An Act to regulate Fire Departments,” passed on the ninth day of April, in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-nine. [February 5, 1844.]


Posted on

December 21, 2021

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.