Oxford Hotel fire, Skowhegan, 1908

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Oxford Hotel fire, Skowhegan, 1908

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A fire that began on December 31 in the heating apparatus of the Oxford Hotel on Water Street in Skowhegan burned several business blocks in the town. The hotel was deemed a total loss.

The hotel was in the Gould Block, a three-story building. The fire spread rapidly to adjoining buildings.

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  • Title: Oxford Hotel fire, Skowhegan, 1908
  • Creation Date: 1908
  • Subject Date: 1908
  • Town: Skowhegan
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 22 cm
  • Local Code: 2005.
  • Collection: Cecil Miller Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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St. Croix Historical Society
P.O. Box 242, Calais, ME 04619
(207) 454-3695

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