Fire Hook and Ladder Company No. 14

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

120 East 125th Street

ARCHITECT: Napoleon LeBrun & Sons

DATE: 1888-89

East Harlem Manhattan

Hook & Ladder No. 14 is characteristic of N. LeBrun & Sons’ numerous mid-block firehouses, reflecting the firm’s attention to materials, stylistic detail, plan, and setting. Built on the site of an earlier volunteer fire company, and then a professional suburban company, this firehouse also represents nearly 150 years of the New York Fire Department’s history.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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