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Smoke seen for miles at brougham fire. Dense black smoke could be seen for miles when fire broke out in a pile of old tires at the rear of the D. Scott and Sons building on Brock Rd. about a mile north of Brougham. The blaze began early yesterday afternoon; firemen brought it under control within an hour. A few automobiles also were damaged; officials were still estimating the loss today. The company repairs trucks and sells tires. In the mopping-up operation; firemen rake out and hose down burning debris. Open in full size

Smoke seen for miles at brougham fire. Dense black smoke could be seen for miles when fire broke out in a pile of old tires at the rear of the D. Scott and Sons building on Brock Rd. about a mile north of Brougham. The blaze began early yesterday afternoon; firemen brought it under control within an hour. A few automobiles also were damaged; officials were still estimating the loss today. The company repairs trucks and sells tires. In the mopping-up operation; firemen rake out and hose down burning debris.

Picture, 1978, English

Smoke seen for miles at brougham fire. Dense black smoke could be seen for miles when fire broke out in a pile of old tires at the rear of the D. Scott and Sons building on Brock Rd. about a mile north of Brougham. The blaze began early yesterday afternoon; firemen brought it under control within an hour. A few automobiles also were damaged; officials were still estimating the loss today. The company repairs trucks and sells tires. In the mopping-up operation; firemen rake out and hose down burning debris.

Picture, 1978, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Accidents - Fires - 1978 - 1979

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0000401f