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Stubborn fire: A two-alarm blaze at the A-Z Recycling Ltd. warehouse on Wellington St. yesterday sent thick smoke spewing over the Gardiner Expressway. Plastics stored in the building smouldered for hours and damage is estimated in the $50;000 to $100;000 range. No cause for the fire - the second in two days at the plant - has been determined. Open in full size

Stubborn fire: A two-alarm blaze at the A-Z Recycling Ltd. warehouse on Wellington St. yesterday sent thick smoke spewing over the Gardiner Expressway. Plastics stored in the building smouldered for hours and damage is estimated in the $50;000 to $100;000 range. No cause for the fire - the second in two days at the plant - has been determined.

Picture, 1982, English

Stubborn fire: A two-alarm blaze at the A-Z Recycling Ltd. warehouse on Wellington St. yesterday sent thick smoke spewing over the Gardiner Expressway. Plastics stored in the building smouldered for hours and damage is estimated in the $50;000 to $100;000 range. No cause for the fire - the second in two days at the plant - has been determined.

Picture, 1982, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Accidents - Fires - Toronto 1982

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0000700f