Gay Block Fire, Waldoboro, 1962

Contributed by Waldoboro Fire Department


A crowd of spectators look on as firefighters climb the ladder of Rockland's Ladder One, one of the engines that responded to this fire in Waldoboro on February 22, 1962. The Gay Building, which was located in the center of the downtown village in Waldoboro, was devastated by fire. The building was a total loss.

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  • Title: Gay Block Fire, Waldoboro, 1962
  • Creator: Waldoboro Fire Department
  • Creation Date: 1962
  • Subject Date: 1962
  • Town: Waldoboro
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Gay Block Fire
  • Collection: Waldoboro Fire Department Collection of Photos
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Waldoboro Fire Department
1600 Atlantic Avenue, PO Box J, Waldoboro, ME 04572
(207) 832-2161

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