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Bar Harbor Ladder Co., survived "THE GREAT FIRE" of 1947

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Firefighting225 of 3101951 mackOFD Press Badge
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Posted 3 years ago

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mrcolorz
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Could this be a converted hat badge? Not many to be found. Was found at yard sale in Bar Harbor Maine. Very interesting as the entire town burned in 1947.

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  1. william falkenstern, 3 years ago
    1.3/4 either direction, seems to be converted hatbadge, but would like to know exact age.
  2. Militarist Militarist, 3 years ago
    Yes if the center dot on the back is what is left of a screw post. No if that dot is solder coming out of a hole.
  3. Militarist Militarist, 3 years ago
    I just enlarged the picture and YES, the badge was originally a hat badge. Note the dot at 12 o'clock on the back which is where a spike was mounted to keep the badge from rotating when it was mounted through the hole in a hat by screw post and nut.
  4. packrat-place packrat-place, 3 years ago
    very nice item!!! Love it.

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