Vintage Gamewell Alarm Box Police Fire Emergency Call Box Northern Electric Co. FOR SALE • $99.95 • See Photos! Money Back Guarantee. Vintage GAMEWELL Police Fire. Gamewell Fire alarm box made by Northern Electric in Canada. Complete working unit with key. A fire alarm box, fire alarm call box, or fire alarm pull box is a device. Find gamewell fire alarm box from a vast selection of Firefighting and Rescue Collectible Alarms and Bells. Get great deals on eBay! News: UPDATE: Transferring. It is an American-made Gamewell box and not a Northern Electric box but it was made by Gamewell for the Canadian market as it has a UL.
Gamewell Fire Alarm pullbox. I bought this 1. 93. Gamewell Fire Alarm box from the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It was stored for several years in a designated surplus area, along with a bunch of other junk. More specifically, this Gamewell was made by Gamewell / Northern Electric, probably because there was some kind of regulation for this product to be made in Canada for it to be sold here. This particular box (serial 3.
Ontario Government Building of the Canadian National Exhibition from the 1. The former Ontario Government Building is now under lease to a private business.
The building is now called the "Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex". The paint on the fire alarm box was in horrible shape when I got it, had no class at all. There were also large modern "FIRE" stickers stuck to both sides. But, the insides were in great shape from the beginning. Years ago the maintenance people had painted this box over completely red, eliminating the white and gold details, and then repainted it red for several years after, resulting in an ultra- thick layer of red paint. So, many people wondered why the heck I bought it, but I saw the potential underneath.
I sandblasted all of that off and repainted it in the original colours. Turned out not bad at all!!! All the photos of my alarm box in this gallery are from after the restoration.. I regret not taking some 'before' shots.