Fire By Railway Yards 1907
Original digital file
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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.”