TQ7843 : Aftermath of Fire on High Street

taken 8 years ago, near to Staplehurst, Kent, Great Britain

Aftermath of Fire on High Street
Aftermath of Fire on High Street
Mid-afternoon and the fire crews are monitoring the site after a fire in the early hours of the morning.
Fire on High Street, Staplehurst
On Wednesday 14th July at about 3:30am a fire started in a second floor flat above the Post Office building at High Street, Staplehurst. 10 people were rescued but no-one was hurt.

Ten fire crews including 80 firefighters from as far afield as Charing, Edenbridge and Thames Valley came to the scene and the road was closed well into the evening, with traffic diverted around the housing estates.

Almost all the fire damage was to the rear of the properties. One of the damaged buildings is Grade II listed LinkExternal link pair of houses, known as Green Court House and Green Court Cottage.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Emergency vehicle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 785 431 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:9.5947N 0:33.1408E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 785 432
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