Origin of fire escape
Examples from the Web for fire escape
On either side was gracefully arranged an American flag, while the harp of Erin hung just in the middle of the fire-escape.The Leaven in a Great City|Lillian William Betts
If it's the north room on the fire-escape, sir, it must be the room young Mr. Prentiss has to-night.In And Out|Edgar Franklin
A fire-escape would impart security to sleep, and might be taken down into the country.
There's no fire-escape and it's too far up for anything to come in from the street.Average Jones|Samuel Hopkins Adams
With a rush of impulse she stepped out upon the fire-escape, the letter fluttering in her hand.Phases of an Inferior Planet|Ellen Glasgow