Historic Evansville

The definitive site for all things historic in Evansville

Old Hose House No. 7

Old Hose House No. 7


Old Hose House No. 7

View all images of Old Hose House No. 7

400-2 Ninth Ave
Evansville, IN

Quick Timeline

1886 Built to replaced damaged station in Franklin Park
c1919 House closes
c1921 Moves to new station in Howell


NW corner of Ninth Ave and Illinois St
District: Independence
Latitude: 37.979716
Longitude: -87.592353
View map of nearby sites




was on SW corner Franklin and Ninth 1880, moved 1886 after cyclone destroyed old one...slated to be razed

deteriorating house closes c1919 wwi. a new house was promised to be built in howell after the area was annexed 1916 to replace volunteer station (same site) later purity dairy now site of dcs electronics (202-4 n 9th)

See also Government / Civic Independence district

Research notes

+ Show research notes