Constructed in 1909

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The Central fire station was the fourth fire brigade opened in 1909 to deal with increase fire occurrence in the crowded town area. The design include garage space for the first motorized fire engines, staff quarters, time saving device and a watch tower.

Today, it is the oldest functioning fire station providing fire-fight and rescue coverage for the Central Business District. The oldest part of the building has been converted to a Heritage Gallery for the public.

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Comments (18)

roymonotosh on September 22, 2011

Wonderful GOLDEN photography!


Hartley greetings,roy

Alan L on September 25, 2011

Thank you roymonotosh for your kind visits and comments. :)))

Seima I on September 25, 2011

Fantastic illumination!!


Greetings from Japan,SEIMA

Thanh Nguyen Tran on September 27, 2011

Fantastic building. Like Greetings, nguyentran

**Melinda❧** on September 28, 2011

Wonderful view!


Best wishes,Melinda

zw22wz on October 2, 2011

Very beautiful picture! Like


americatramp.the2nd on October 12, 2011



Really Great shot!



Good luck

The heartiest greetings, Christian

Pan Kartsonakis on October 18, 2011

A wonderful night shot! Well done Congratulations!!!!......…. ...... ..…I LIKE ..7 and FAVORITE. 2……..………….Greetings from HELLAS(GREECE)

刘红石 on October 18, 2011

美丽的夜景! 谢谢分享

m@rtin66 on October 18, 2011

Impressive building

L 9


Sergio Bagna on October 19, 2011

Amazing shot! Like! Greetings from Italy, Sergio

zanot10 - NO VIEWS on November 4, 2011

Very nice shot! LIKE!

Best regards Z.

Nadia Kushnir on February 8, 2012

Wonderful! LIKE!

flyingdutchman on April 24, 2012

While staying in S. I used to drink beers on the terrace from where you took your photo Alan. Cheap, cool and friendly service. L14

Cheerio FD

Alan L on April 24, 2012

Hello FD,

That's where I get cheap photo gears at the building beside the beer shop :)

Cheers ... Alan

odeveld on April 25, 2012

Handsome shot!! Lovely exposure!! L! With friendly greetings, Odeveld

John Lee on January 20, 2013

Hi Alan.L

Beautiful night shot of this old grand building.

Thanks for sharing.

With warm regards.

john, in Singapore

Svetlana R. on March 3, 2013

Interesting old architecture with beautiful lights! Excellent captured. The other night-Singapore... LIKE! With best wishes, Svetlana.

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