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Christening of Helston Borough Steam Fire Engine, 1910

NumberHESFM:1983.5062
PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1910
KeywordsHelston Coinagehall Street Emergency Services Fire Events Politics Local Government
PhotographerUnknown
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The christening of Helston Borough Steam Fire Engine "Flora" by Mayor Hedley Thomas in 1910. A large crowd including councillors, firemen, policemen and the public have gathered in Coinagehall Street to watch the ceremony.