The National Gallery has also hydrants and hose; the tanks contain 3,900 gallons.
In the forenoon there is no water available from the hydrants on the upper floor of the building, which is forty feet below the ridge of the roof, and there are no fire-engines.
If the hydrants hadn't been open and the street clear, they say the whole block would have gone," the doctor reported.
The appliances in the main comprise hydrants and hose-reels with ladder trucks, and each section has not less than 3000 ft.
Where the provision of water and hydrants falls to a private water company, the property owners will be paying their share for them, indirectly, in the form of water rates.
The requirements of the fire survey code may allow for hydrants or sprinklers in certain risks, and also for their regular inspection, and the means for self-help may thus be given.
As a rule the costs which are debited to the heading "Fire Protection" have simply to cover the maintenance of hydrants and tablets, or at the most the cost of the water actually used for fire-extinguishing purposes.
Sometimes the cost of hydrants is shared with the scavenging department or the commission of sewers, which also have the use of them.
Hydrants and cocks must not rust, nor must the hose get so stiff that the water cannot pass through it, or sprinklers choked.
A third choice is also open, namely, to carry no insurance and to install no fire hydrants and to run the inevitable risk of losing the house by fire.
As in England, hydrants are largely used in the States, and the steam fire-engine is also, of course, a very important appliance.
The increase of hydrants has been very conspicuous under the County Council.
Hydrants are fully charged from the main, and have a commanding cock or tap attached, so that a supply of water can be obtained at once.
The dam was replaced and greatly strengthened, and the water was conducted through pipes and hydrants to the city.
Three 3-inch fire hydrants were placed on the main street.
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