Fire in Sidmouth - Nostalgia

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald arch

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald archive - Credit: Archant

From the Sidmouth Herald picture archives: Firefighters called to a fire on Mill Street in 1978.

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald arch

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald archive - Credit: Archant

Sidmouth firefighters attended a fire on Mill Street on 13 May, 1978.

These pictures from the Herald’s archive show a firefighter gaining access to an upstairs window of a terraced house on Mill Street, while a colleague hoses down some burning material in the road.

Do you remember this incident? Why not join our Facebook nostalgia group - Devon Memories to share your memories from the day and to see more from the Herald picture archives.

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald arch

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald archive - Credit: Archant

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald arch

Fire on Mill Street -13/5/78. Ref shs Fire on Mill Street Nost 1978-4. Picture: Sidmouth Herald archive - Credit: Archant


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