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Engine Company No. 2

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1899, Wilfred Emory Cutshaw, Richmond City Engineer. 2016 E. Main St.
  • (Photograph by Matthew Aungst)

Cutsaw, as the city engineer, designed a significant number of buildings in Richmond in a variety of styles. In this case he picked the currently popular Dutch Colonial Revival and created a flamboyant example with a stepped gable roof in front, gambrel roof in rear, and vibrant limestone trim.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Engine Company No. 2", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 195-195.

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