Town Seal
History of the
Chelmsford Fire Department
Read the history and see photos by decade that include all the fire engines and fire houses:
Or open the PDF file on the right and use your browser search utility to search the entire database!

YouTube Video
7 North Road
fire station tribute
YouTube, 7.5 Min.
YouTube Video
7 North Road
fire station demolition
YouTube, 13.9 Min.
YouTube Video
Weekly fire station
time lapse
YouTube, 3.5 Min.
YouTube Video
Monthly fire station
panoramas
YouTube, 5.4 Min.
YouTube Video
Construction workers photo album
SmugMug, 224 photos

SmugMug Video
Ribbon cutting Part 1
Dec. 13, 2014
SmugMug, 17.6 Min.
SmugMug Video
Ribbon cutting Part 2
Dec. 13, 2014
SmugMug, 18.7 Min.
1921 Rules
1921 Fire Department Rules and Regulations
Searchable PDF
1921 Rules
1955 Fire Alarm Directory
Searchable PDF
1921 Rules
Department History from 1822 to 1994
Searchable PDF

First Engine No. 3
1921 Ford Auto No. 3, first Fire Truck in West Chelmsford (Chelmsford Fire Department Collection)
Chelmsford Fire Department History pages designed and produced by Fred Merriam
Town of Chelmsford Annual Reports scanned courtesy of the Chelmsford Public Library
Historical records and photos courtesy of Firefighters Bill Bennett and Donnie Peterson
Additional records and photos courtesy of the Chelmsford Historical Society