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The fire station on North Woolwich Road.

The fire station on North Woolwich Road.
The fire station on North Woolwich Road after the Silvertown Explosion.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2525
Description: The fire station on North Woolwich Road had been built in 1914. It was completely destroyed by the Silvertown explosion of January 1917. Several firemen were on duty at the station at the time of the blast and were killed or injured.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1917
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library Collection.
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