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Fire at the Crypt 1962

Read OJ Peter Mellor's memories of the 1962 Fire at the Crypt including his own photograph of the event!
9 Feb 2021
Written by Peter Mellor
Fire-Engines and boys at the Crypt Fire
Fire-Engines and boys at the Crypt Fire

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