The Railways of Ottawa

Finding No. 21   Railway Structures Destroyed (Mainly) by Fire


Grand Trunk Station at Hawkesbury Partially Destroyed by Fire 14 April 1910

Ottawa Citizen 16 April 1910

Hawkesbury April 15. The Grand Trunk station here was partially destroyed by fire last night about eleven o'clock. The fire originated in the freight shed adjoining the station. The books and records of the office were saved being slightly damaged by the water. The promptness of the fire brigade in responding to the alarm saved the building from total destruction.

Identical wording in the Eastern Ontaruion Review 22 April 1910


Updated 10 October 2021

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