Washburn potato house fire, 1962

Contributed by Presque Isle Fire Department


A night shot of what looks like a row of potato houses burning with men shooting water on fire in the town of Washburn. The Presque Isle Fire Department was on a mutual aid call.

The date on the back is January 31, 1962.

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  • Title: Washburn potato house fire, 1962
  • Creator: Presque Isle Fire Dept.
  • Creation Date: 1962-01-31
  • Subject Date: 1962-01-31
  • Locations:
    • Washburn, Aroostook County, ME
    • Presque Isle, Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Object Type: Image

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Presque Isle Fire Department
43 North Street, Suite A, Presque Isle, ME 04769
(207) 769-0881

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