Founded in 1898, Dewey Fire Company No. 1 is an all-volunteer fire company located in Hellertown. Dewey remains…More Hellertown's only fire company, although mutual aid agreements exist with Lower Saucon Township's four volunteer companies--Southeastern, Steel City, Leithsville and Se-Wy-Co--with whom Dewey members work closely.
Dewey's main purpose remains protecting the lives of borough residents whenever fire breaks out. Dewey is led by Hellertown Fire Chief Rick Delmore. The company's Assistant Chief is Matt Andree. A small museum featuring displays related to the history of firefighting in Hellertown is housed in the fire company's headquarters on Durham Street.
Hellertown Historical Society 150 W Walnut St, Hellertown, PA18055 The Hellertown Historical Society is a volunteer organization dedicated to preserving and sharing the borough's rich…More history with others. The society's headquarters are adjacent to the Wagner Grist Mill complex and opposite the historic metal truss bridge known as the "Pony Bridge." Surrounding the buildings is Grist Mill Park, which is bordered by the Saucon Creek and includes two large ponds. Inside the three-story stone grist mill a variety of displays showcase Hellertown history, as well as the lost art of grinding grain. A pole building next to the Pony Bridge is also maintained by the HHS and houses antique farm implements and machinery from the early days of local agriculture.
History Shopping 1109 Main St, Hellertown, PA18055 History Shopping offers a wide range of historic items for purchase. Custom Embroidered apparel and other products…More are available. Categories include Civil War, Colonial, Medieval, Cold War and Pirate.