QUINCY — “Illinois Stories” will feature a piece on Quincy First, the first fire engine used in Quincy and the first used in Illinois.

The story on the 1839 truck aired at 8 p.m. Thursday and will air again at 4 p.m. Sunday on WQEC.

Members of the Quincy Fire Department and the Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County will be featured in the segment filmed in May at the Governor John Wood Mansion campus.

The video also will be available on YouTube and on the HSQAC website, hsqac.org, at a later date.

The pumper is housed in the Livery on the John Wood Mansion campus at 425 S. 12th and is included in tours of the historic home.

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