1872 - 1884 This building housed Beckenham's first volunteer Fire Brigade, using a cart pulled by horses borrowed from nearby residents and traders whenever a fire broke out. The lion's head spout was used to refract the horses with water piped from the Thames by the then Lambeth Water Company

Nick Harrison on Flickr
Nick Harrison on Flickr

by Copers Cope Area Residents Association in 2000

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