Fire Fighting

Fire Fighting

Postby Whickham » Sat May 18, 2013 12:00 pm

NER NO 3 and two other local tugs fight the fire that eventually destroyed the North of England Match Factory at West Hartlepool 30/08/1954. I hate to say it but I can remember it happening.

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Re: Fire Fighting

Postby northeast » Sat May 18, 2013 5:16 pm

That's a great photo Dave.

But you shouldn't have been smoking at that age ..... not there, anyway :)
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