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Kids flee blaze that leaves 15 homeless: Smiles of relief show on the faces of three children who escaped a blaze last night at 707 Vaughan Rd., City of York. Firefighters watch, right, as Hydro lineman cuts power to building. The fire gutted a main floor laundromat and apartments above. Taking shelter in an ambulance bus are, from left, Nadine Martin, 5,  Dwayne Ransome, 4, and Nadine's brother Kevin, 3. A dozen other people were left homeless. Open in full size

Kids flee blaze that leaves 15 homeless: Smiles of relief show on the faces of three children who escaped a blaze last night at 707 Vaughan Rd., City of York. Firefighters watch, right, as Hydro lineman cuts power to building. The fire gutted a main floor laundromat and apartments above. Taking shelter in an ambulance bus are, from left, Nadine Martin, 5, Dwayne Ransome, 4, and Nadine's brother Kevin, 3. A dozen other people were left homeless.

Picture, 1986, English

Kids flee blaze that leaves 15 homeless: Smiles of relief show on the faces of three children who escaped a blaze last night at 707 Vaughan Rd., City of York. Firefighters watch, right, as Hydro lineman cuts power to building. The fire gutted a main floor laundromat and apartments above. Taking shelter in an ambulance bus are, from left, Nadine Martin, 5, Dwayne Ransome, 4, and Nadine's brother Kevin, 3. A dozen other people were left homeless.

Picture, 1986, English

Notes

Photograph published in the Toronto Star, 9 February 1986, page A16. 707 Vaughan Road, northeast corner of Glenholme Avenue. (43.6941, -79.4447037)

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Accidents - Fires - Toronto 1986

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0000729f