Fitzgerald Collection

June 2017

Heritage Designation

June 3rd, 2017|

November 2016

Fire Prevention Week

November 6th, 2016|

Old London chief hot on fire museum

November 17th, 2013|

As he approaches 80, the unofficial historian of London’s fire department worries about the future of his artifacts, photographs and memorabilia.

Hundreds of the materials are stuffed into Jim Fitzgerald’s basement and garage.

He’d like to find a permanent home for the collection — and thinks he’s found it.

Fitzgerald has his eyes on a former Adelaide St. […]

May 2009

100 Years of Service

May 1st, 2009|

April 2009

In remembrance of Fire Fighter Richard Roman

April 30th, 2009|

This memorial is at Station No.4

June 1992

E9 restored

June 15th, 1992|

November 1991

Vehicle missed hitting river by few meters

November 15th, 1991|

Police were unable to confirm whether there was ice on the bridge.
By: Pat Currie and Steve Green
The London Free Press

While London motorists drove by, or merely sat and gaped Thursday morning,  two London firefighters crawled out of the wreckage of their fire truck, scrambled up a steep river bank, and flagged down a police […]

Downtown Fire – Deck Guns

November 29th, 1988|

October 1980

Ailsa Craig Fire

October 9th, 1980|


May 1968

Aeolian Hall Fire

May 20th, 1968|


July 1962

Station 4 Crews

July 1st, 1962|

March 1962

Home Inspections Display

March 29th, 1962|

December 1960

Moving into Byron Station

December 1st, 1960|

November 1960

Lounge Fire – Richmond St

November 6th, 1960|

Sadly, Captain Moffitt died at this fire from a heart attack at the scene.

September 1960

Fire Station 7

September 29th, 1960|

December 1959


December 1st, 1959|


November 1959

Engine 3

November 21st, 1959|


October 1959

Apartment Fire

October 29th, 1959|

November 1958

Rae Watsons

November 1st, 1958|

June 1958

Gas Explosion

June 7th, 1958|