If you would like to help keep the "Cotter" afloat, a contribution can be made to

Fireboat Cotter

Buffalo Fire Department

155 Ohio St.

Buffalo, New York 14203-3049



The Edward M. Cotter can be seen at her berth:
155 Ohio St.
Buffalo, New York 14203

Contact the captain of the Edward M. Cotter at (716) 846-4265.


We would like to thank the following people for their assistance in the creation of this site:

former Buffalo Fire Department Commissioner D'Orazio
Captain Michael J. Higgins
Engineer John Harter
Batallion Chief Edward McGowan

The Buffalo Fire Historical Society


Buffalo Niagara Convention & Visitors Bureau


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