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Rowley's fire, 1911

Rowley's fire, 1911
titleRowley's fire, 1911
descriptionBlack and white photograph of two members of the fire brigade and onlookers surveying a scene of total destruction after the fire that destroyed the original Rowley's factory. The damaged spire of St. George's church is visible in the background.
placeLeicester -- Queen Street
Digitisation noteDigitised by the University of Leicester during August 2013, with permission of the Leicester Mercury Archive at the University of Leicester
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CreatedTue, 25 Mar 2014
ModifiedWed, 10 Sep 2014 11:24