Yearly Archives: 1954

December 1954

Gasoline Spill

December 21st, 1954|

November 1954

Roaring House Fire

November 29th, 1954|

Engine 3

November 21st, 1954|

Lounge Grill

November 19th, 1954|

 

October 1954

Engine One Crew

October 21st, 1954|

September 1954

Forest fires block out the sun

September 24th, 1954|

 

August 1954

Fire hall floor settles

August 31st, 1954|

Byron Firehall

August 24th, 1954|

Murray-Selby Shoe Factory Fire

August 23rd, 1954|

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July 1954

Down Fire Fighter

July 19th, 1954|

 

566 York St

July 9th, 1954|

June 1954

Wong’s

June 30th, 1954|

From the tip of Aerial 2

June 26th, 1954|

Hole Proof Hosiery

June 26th, 1954|

Fire Clean Up

June 26th, 1954|

Man holds up what looks to be a burned television.

London Salvage

June 24th, 1954|

Masonville Fire

June 15th, 1954|

 

 

Barn fire at Masonville where 4 horses were killed

Fire above the Lounge Restaurant

June 11th, 1954|

Fire Above the Lounge Restaurant – 382 Richmond St.

On a Thurday evening in June hundreds of Londoners jammed Richmond St, between Dundas & King, to watch firefighters battle a blaze above the Lounge Grill. The fire originated in the Avon Beauty Salon and resulted in $14,000 damage. Heavy smoke and water damage occured in […]

Fire hall alarm system

June 1st, 1954|

 
“This is the alarm room in the King St. Central fire hall as it looked when I came on the fire department. The alarm room operator in the picture is fireman Aeron Kew who I worked with. This picture would have been taken around 1950.
This alarm room was installed in 1927 replacing the one […]

May 1954

Tree Fire

May 25th, 1954|