Fire By Railway Yards 1907

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Description

Aftermath of fire on north-east side of Heretaunga Street, Hastings, 14 May 1907

From Houston collection – “Engine and crew of Wellington mail (left foreground) threatened to run over hoses if they were not taken up. Train was carrying her Majesty’s mails, and they had right of way. Hoses were lifted and fire burned on.”

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Location

Hastings

Format of the original

Photographs

Date published

14 May 1907

Accession number

72/73/44116

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