Ottawa, Ontario Spec.

Ottawa Water Works Department embossing has been found on the two models of hydrants shown below. Some hydrants are also embossed with the LAWCO logo while others have no manufacturer embossing.

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These hydrants are marked with "OTTAWA WW DEPT" as shown in this photo.
  • Examples can be found with or without the LAWCO logo on the barrel.
  • The V.O. size, model number, and date are cast onto the barrel.
  • 2155
    LAWCO No. 500
    Nozzles: 2x 2", 1x 4"
    Size: 5" V.O.
    Dated: 1966
    (See back view)
    Location: John A. collection
    Photo: © 2004, J. Anderson
    Model: "Big Lawson"
    Nozzles: 2x 2", 1x 4"
    Size: ~5" V.O.
    Dated: ?
    Location: Ottawa, ON
    Photo: Ottawa WW Dept

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