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PORTLAND FIRE AND RESCUE STATION 11

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5707 SE 92nd Avenue station in the Lents neighborhood of the city
of Portland, Oregon. It was built in 1928.

    
The 92nd Avenue station as it looks today.

       

       
Engine 11 (advanced life support)

      
      
     

      
 Rescue 11

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FIRE AND RESCUE VOICE DIES AT 75

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Neil W. Heesacker (November 30, 1940 – October 9, 2016)

PORTLAND, Ore. – Neil Heesacker, former spokesman for Portland
Fire & Rescue for 30 years, died over the weekend while fighting
pancreatic cancer. The Forest Grove native worked for a total of 37
years in fire service. He retired in 2004.

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PORTLAND FIRE STATION 16 IN 1915

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1436 SW Montgomery St.                        https://vintageportland.wordpress.com/page/52/

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The former fire station as it looks today

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LAST SHOW ON THIS DAY IN 1955

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Jim Ameche played Mountie Jim West on the ABC radio 
adventure show Silver Eagle from July 5, 1951 until the
last show aired on March 10, 1955.

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