Lumber Yard Fire at Deptford

Issue 18 and Volume 53.

Lumber Yard Fire at Deptford Recently a fire occurred at Deptford, England, which resulted in the destruction of a large lumber yard. When the firemen arrived, the flames had control of the eastern section of the big wooden building and piles of timber, so that it was impossible to fight near enough to make the small streams used effective. In three hours the whole building and material stocked in the yard was wiped out, entailing a loss nearing half a million dollars.

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