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Fire at Pascoe's Cycle Shop, Meneage Street, Helston, about 1920

NumberHESFM:1988.5434
PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1920. about
KeywordsHelston Meneage Street Fire Emergency Services Trades and Professions Shopkeeper
PhotographerHawke, Alfred Herbert
Copyright© Estate of A H Hawke

A fire at George Pascoe's Cycle Shop, about 1920. The thatched roof is ablaze and jets of water can be seen as firefighters attempt to put out the fire. The shop was situated at the top of Meneage Street where it now joins Trengrouse Way and was formerly the premises of premises of the Basket Maker, James Rowe. Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.