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Bowers Fire Company
3285 Main St.
Frederica, DE 19946


302-335-1324 (fax)

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Most Recent Photo Stories
Open House at Bowers Fire Company
Apr 13, 2014 - On Sunday, April 13th, BFC opened their house to the public. This was a part of the County wide open house to recruit new members.

BFC Mourns the loss of Jane Frank
Apr 8, 2014 - Bowers Fire Company and Auxiliary mourn the loss of member Ellen "Jane" Frank. Momma Jane as she was known by many had been a member for the past several years. She was active helping when she could at dinners, sub sales, and bingo. She will be missed by her many adopted children at the fire house as well as her friends and family. There was a viewing for her Delaware family Saturday, April 5th, at Pippin Funeral. There was a viewing and services in New Jersey on Monday, April 7th and Tuesday, April 8th. Her friends and family thank you for all your support and prayers during this difficult time.

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BFC Annual Canoe Joust
Bowers Fire Company will host our annual Canoe Joust on Saturday, June 28th at 12:00 pm. Registration starts at 11 am. Each 3 man team will cost $30. There will also be food, activities for the kids, and entertainment. $10 bottomless mugs available. If you have a fire company team you can challenge...<more>

Live Run Log
Tuesday April, 15 2014 @ 10:45:52
Nature: Watercraft in Distress (Pri 1)
Address: 54 S Delaware Bay Dover, 19946
Monday April, 14 2014 @ 21:13:58
Nature: Sick Person - Bowers Beach
Address: 3220 Main St Frederica, 19946
Sunday April, 13 2014 @ 19:09:14
Nature: Sick Person - High Point Mhp
Address: 419 Center St Frederica, 19946
Sunday April, 13 2014 @ 18:29:25
Nature: Outside Fire-Small
Address: 2328 Bowers Beach Rd Frederica, 19946
Recent Photo Stories
Small Outside Fire
Apr 3, 2014 - On April 3rd at 12:27 pm Bowers Fire Co. was dispatched to a small outside fire with possibility of a small Hazmat incident. Upon Brush 40 arrival command instructed the crew to get the small grass fire under control and to then pull the siding and skirting. As Rescue 40 arrived command gave them the assignment of going into the structure to check for extensions into the building with the TIC. The alarm was put under control by command and he had requested a fire marshal. Upon the fire marshal arrival 40 units cleared the scene.

Water Rescue
Mar 27, 2014 - On March 27th at 0700 hours the Bowers fire Co. was dispatched to a vessel in distress. Upon arrival 40 Marine-1 Crew observed a 21' Mako research boat owned by the US fish and Wildlife service hung by its mooring line under the dock, The tide was at its peak so the vessel was not in fear sinking further. The Biologist in Charge of the vessel boarded it and cut the line which caused the vessel to float freely, Crews from marine 1 then deployed a dewatering pump and evacuated the remaining water. Units on scene. Brush 40, 40-Marine-1 MRU-40, 40 Fire Police

April 19, 2014
Fried Chicken Dinner
April 19, 2014
Easter Egg Hunt 12 to 2
April 20, 2014
Bingo - Games @ 7:00 pm
April 27, 2014
Bingo - Games @ 7:00 pm

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