Ben responding to a fire

Ben, the horse, was the first to pull Lewis Tompkins Hose fire wagon to fires at  Fishkill Landing  on Hudson
Lewis Tompkins Hose Co. #1
Lewis Tompkins Hose Company #1 was founded in 1886 by Lewis Tompkins, an owner of hat factories in Fishkill Landing.  In 1913 the city of Beacon, NY was incorporated and Lewis Tompkins Hose Co. #1 became part of the City of Beacon Fire Department.  The original fire house was at 162 Main Street.  LTH moved to a new fire station at 13 South Avenue in 1982.
SCHEDULE of EVENTS
  1. 16 Sept 2017
    Memorial Service for Jerry Ticehurst
    11 am
    Fire House
  2. 17 Oct 2017
    DCVFA Meeting - Members Only
    Dinner at 8 pm
    Fire Station
  3. 10 Nov 2017
    President's Club Drawing
    7 pm
    Fire Station
  4. 18 Nov 2017
    131st Annual LTH Banquet
    7 pm
    Fire Station
  5. 5 Dec 2017
    Company Elections & Meeting
    7 pm
    Fire Station
Memorial Service for Jerry Ticehurst
Career Beacon Fire Fighter
A memorial service was held for retired Beacon Fire Department carrer fire fighter Gerald Ticehurst at Station 2  (Lewis Tompkins Hose) on Saturday, September 16, 2017.  The Elks Club members and friends, family and volunteer and career fire fighters were in attendance.   
Memorial for
Jerry Ticehurst
"The Movie"
A memorial to pay tribute to Jerry Ticehurst was held at City of Beacon Fire Department Station 2 (Lewis Tompkins Hose Co. #1) on Saturday, September 16, 2017.  He was a Career Firefighter with the City of Beacon Fire Department and worked at Station 2.
Lewis Tompkins Hose
131st Annual Banquet
Lewis Tompkins Hose Company #1 is holding its 131st Annual Banquet at the Fire Station.  It starts at 7 pm.  Tickets can be purchased at the Fire Station.
 

Happy Thanksgiving

The members of Lewis Tompkins Hose Co. #1 wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!