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Water Tower Companies:

 

Water Tower Company No. 3
San Francisco Fire Department

Organized:  July 31, 1928

Location:  South of Market

1928   July 31st, assigned to the quarters of Engine Co. No. 29, 380 Division Street

Location:  Hunters Point

1930   Relocated to the quarters of Engine Co. No. 25, 3305 - 3rd Street

Location:  South of Market

1939   Relocated to the quarters of Engine Co. No. 29, 380 Division Street
1946   Relocated to the quarters of Engine Co. No. 19, 1300 - 4th Street
1958   Relocated to the quarters of Engine Co. No. 29, 299 Vermont Street
1971   Company disbanded

Apparatus:
Motorized:
Tractor Builder:  Mack Trucks, a 3.5 Ton chassis, 4 cylinder 70 HP engine, chain driven, with solid rubber tires
Manufacturer's Number:  7331719
Water Tower Builder:  Union Iron Works, San Francisco as designed by Henry H. Gorter
SFFD Shop Number:  WT-4

This unit is now part of the apparatus collection of the Museum.