Heritage Building – South Street 08: The Fire Station

The Fire Station was designed by Stanley Hawkings, the Borough Engineer, and was completed in 1905 at a cost of £5,191 12s 6d.

A charming twist on the prevailing neo-georgian architecture of the time.

Fire engines outside station

Fire engines outside the station on South Street in 2019.

Before this the fire brigade was located on West street opposite Sainsburys.

sepia photo of firemen, with fine helmets, under station arches

1911 – Bromley’s Mechanised Fire Brigade at their headquarters in South Street.

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