No.12 – 2251 McGuffey Rd

YFD Station 12. Google Maps. July 2011.

Station Designation: Station No. 12
Address/Cross Street: 2251 McGuffey Rd., Youngstown, Ohio 44505 (Between Lyden Ave and Colby Ave.)
Construction Began
Construction End
Date Opened: January 13, 1931
Date Closed: n/a
Number of Bays: 1
Apparatus Stationed: Engine 12
Link to Auditors Information – No information available on the Mahoning County Auditors Website.

Additional Information:
Scienceville Fire House. Station 12 was hailed as the most modern firehouse in the city when it was completed and opened on January 13, 1931. The Youngstown Vindicator declared the station as “one of the most complete and up to date fire stations in the state.” Located in the Scienceville area of Youngstown, the station was constructed at a cost of $30,000. The station was assigned a with the triple combination apparatus that was located at station 10. Opening day celebrations included a band, lunch, and several “prominent speakers.”

Youngstown Vindicator Article January 10, 1931.


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