Fire destroys residence

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Title

Fire destroys residence

Description

"Fire of unknown origin gutted this building owned by the United Fruit Company (Ja.). Ltd. at Bowden Hill in St. Thomas last Monday. The occupants, Yallahs Secondary School bursar Louis Robinson and his wife Rose, who is in charge of the Morant Bay post office, were away from home attending a St. Thomas Kiwanis Club meeting at the time of the fire. They lost all their belongings."

Subject

Dwellings - Fires and fire prevention; Fires; Bowden Hill (St. Thomas, Jamaica); Ruins

Creator

Daily News

Date

20-Sep-1976

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Daily News Collection - Fire, Ja. - St. Thomas

Identifier

D0005694

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

Daily News, “Fire destroys residence,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 5, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/4995.