Friday, November 6, 2009

Shippensburg Township House Destroyed

On November 6, 1984 at 10:53 p.m. firefighters were dispatched to a house fire on the Britton Road in Shippensburg Township. An arson fire destroyed a vacant 2-½-story frame house. The house was located almost next to Burd’s Run stream; LDH was laid from the hydrant at the corner of Britton Rd. and Queen Street. Firefighters were on the scene two and a half hours. The Vigilant Hose, Cumberland Valley Hose, West End Fire and Rescue and South Newton Twp. fire companies answered the alarm.


Sparky said...

Check out the old SCBA. Is that rick THomas on the far left?

E4 Lt said...

ah... 2" hose, what a pita