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All persons should
ensure that emergency
procedures and notices
are amended to include
9-5 Monday-Fri excluding Bank Holidays
Kilkenny Fire Rescue Service Fire Station Headquarters
Tel: 056 7794400
Fax: 056 7794425
The Formation of Castlecomer Fire Brigade
Castlecomer Fire Service Started in the 1940s
The County Council supplied a fire service in the late 1940s with the trailer pump based at Pat Hetherington's shed in Market Sq now Cunninghams Green Grocer.
The Original Mining Company trailer pump, seen here outside Wandesfort House,Castlecomer. This was given to Castlecomer Fire Service and was based in the mining office yard (Avalon Inn).
A new station was built in 1954 in Love Lane.