The Insurance Year Book Volume 2

The Insurance Year Book Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...lined, good, 6,000 ft.; inferior, all kinds, 400 ft.; total hose, 6,400 ft.; fire alarm, bells and whistle, 63 boxes; value of dept. equipment, $17,000; value of bldgs., $30,800; ann. exp. of dept., $27,550; total mem. 46, paid full time 17, paid part time 29. Watkk Supply--Source, Metropolitan, 4% miles from business center; system, gravity and pump to mains; quality of water, good; mains, cast iron, 46.95 miles, 4 to 24 in. dia.; 516 hydrants; valves, Wood, Chapman, Ludlow, Rensselaer; meters, total number 101, owned by city and consumer; 6,090 services; pipe, lead; pressure, dom. and fire, 46 to 96 lbs.; consumption per day 2,700,000 gals.: cost to construct and mtce., $763,631.90; bonded debt, $200,000; int. paid on bonds, 4 per cent; works belong to city. FAIRHAVEN, pop. 4, -; fire are., 6,000 acres; mercantile bldgs., stone, brick and wood, 1% to 3% stories; private, stone, brick and wood, Z to J- stories; wooden roofs permitted in fire area; fireworks ord.; causes of fires investigated. Fire dept--16 c. hand ex., 1 h. & 1. truck, 2 hose equipment, $4,500; value of bldgs., $2,000: ann. exp. of dept, $2,200; total mem. 66, paid full time 40, volunteers 25....- Water Supply--Source, wells, 2 miles from business center; system, pump to stdp.; stdp. cap. 500,000 gals., dim. 36 x 60, material used in cons, steel, builders, Riter & Conley; quality of water, good; 2 pumping engines, class dup. comp., cap. per day 1,000,000 gals., constructor Snow; mains, cast iron, 15 miles, 6 to 12 in. dia.; 85 hydrants; meters, total number 260, Crown; 600 services; pipe, tin and lead; pressure, dom. 66 lbs., fire 65 lbs.; consumption per day, 400,000 gals.; works belong to Co. FALL RIVER, pop. 114,242; fire area, 26,240 acres; mercantile...
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  • Paperback | 958 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 48mm | 1,674g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236589866
  • 9781236589866