Bowers Fire Company

In any emergency, call 911!

The Bowers Fire Company, in the heart of town, provides a complete line of emergency services including water rescue, EMT, and ambulance services. For complete information including activities go to

Bowers Fire Company
3285 Main St.
Frederica, DE 19946

Ph: 302-335-4640
Fax: 302-335-1324

The Bowers Fire Company was incorporated in 1938. They are currently in their 70th year of dedicated service to the town of Bowers and surrounding fire districts.

The Bowers Fire Company has about 100 dedicated members of the fire company and ladies auxiliary combined. We have a total of about 25 to 50 active firefighters.

During the past few years the fire company has seen an increase in calls handled. They have approximately 100 fire calls, 200 to 300 ambulance calls, and about 15 to 25 marine calls on a yearly basis.

The Bowers Fire Company also has a Swift Water Rescue Team and are in the process of setting up a second team. These teams are ready to respond at any given time when they are called to duty. They also have 3 boats, a rescue unit,  and have recently a Marine Rescue Unit.

Bowers Fire Company 75th Anniversary Parade Video