Monday, February 23, 2009

Barn And Contents Destroyed

On February 23, 1928 at 9:00 a.m., firemen responded to Cleversburg for a barn fire. A fire of undetermined origin destroyed a bank barn and its contents. Lost in the blaze were hay, straw, feed, gears and some implements. Firemen were unable to do anything to save the structure and concentrated their efforts on protecting nearby buildings. Damages were estimated at $3,000. The Vigilant Hose and Cumberland Valley Hose companies answered the alarm.

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