Category Archives: History

02

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #2 (or Fiction)

  Seeing as the Firehall is an older building, there are a lot of stories that have been told and retold about happenings here. One of my favourites is about the Bear. Back when Vancouver was still mostly wilderness, and the city was still growing, the fireman at the #1 Firehall took in an abandoned […]


01

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #1

Vancouver is a relatively young city – we’ve just celebrated our 125 birthday.  In that time, Vancouver has created quite a colourful history for itself, and the Firehall is proud to be a part of it! For our $30 for 30 Campaign, we’re posting a fact about the Firehall every day for 30 days.  Today […]