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Thursday, January 10, 2013

Street Scene: Aftermath

Photograph taken in the aftermath of the Great Timber Yard Fire in Hartlepool, 1922. Street scene in which locals can be observed surveying the damage. Lamp posts appear to have bent over due to the heat caused by the blaze which, in places, is still smoldering.
by Hartlepool Cultural Services | The Commons on Flickr