11/21/06 189 W - + 13 - 13 All Wake County Fire Departments, Past and Present

Here's a list, hopefully complete, of all fire departments that have ever operated in Wake County. Note that it EXCLUDES early fire companies in Raleigh and commercial or institutional fire brigades (State College, St. Augustine's School, some of the railroads, Harris Plant, etc.). There are also a couple forestry agencies not listed (NC Div of Forest Resources, Umstead State Park, Falls State Park).

Apex (municipal)
Apex Rural
Army National Guard (at RDU)
Bay Leaf
Cary (municipal)
Cary Rural
Durham Highway
Eastern Wake
Fairground (later plural)
Fuquay-Varina (municipal)
Fuquay-Varina Rural
Garner (muicipal)
Garner Rural
Holly Springs Public Safety
Holly Springs Rural
Knightdale (municipal)
Knightdale Public Safety
Knightdale Rural
Morrisville (municipal)
Morrisville Rural
New Hope
Raleigh-Durham Airport
Raleigh-Durham Army Airfield
Raleigh-Durham International Airport
Six Forks
Six Forks Road (changed to Six Forks)
Stoney Hill (spelling later changed)
Stony Hill
Swift Creek
Ten Ten (renamed Fairview)
Wake Forest
Wake Forest #2 (second department, protected minority section of town)
Wake Forest Rural
Wake-New Hope (legal name)
Wendell (municipal)
Wendell-Holmes (rural department)
Western Boulevard
Western Wake
Zebulon (municipal)
Zebulon Rural

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