EDWARD M. COTTER (fireboat)

Also known as: Firefighter, W.S. Grattan, Fireboat Edward M. Cotter
Jct. of Michigan and Ohio Sts. on the Buffalo River, Buffalo, New York

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Description 

According to the National Historic Landmark nomination, Fireboat EDWARD M. COTTER has the distinction of being not only the oldest operating fireboat in the Great Lakes, but also in the United States. -- Historic American Engineering Record (HAER NY-345)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 28, 1996
Reference number
96000968
Architectural style
Other architectural type; fireboat
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1900; 1928; 1930

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