Origin of fire brigade
Examples from the Web for fire brigade
Their horses are regular vipers; they could never be harnessed without trouble—more furious than fire-brigade horses.Letters of Anton Chekhov|Anton Chekhov
Disillusioned by me, and damped by fire-brigade, mob went off and voted for other side.
I suppose you really belong to the fire-brigade; at least, you keep putting its light out.'Adela Cathcart, Vol. 2|George MacDonald
The fire-brigade of Lebanon, with its two engines, had performed prodigies of valour.The World For Sale, Complete|Gilbert Parker
Bells clanged the alarm, and the fire-brigade turned out, ready for any emergency.Under the Star-Spangled Banner|F. S. Brereton