Barnard Street Fire

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On Monday, June 30, 2003, a fire destroyed 17-19 Barnard Street, which housed the Andover Livery (a cab company) and Harkins Real Estate & Auctioneers. The building dated back to 1895. Jacob W. Barnard had a shoe shop there with 200 workers. The damaged structure was demolished in December, 2003.

... Fire on Barnard Street....click to enlarge
...Barnard Street Building Demolition.... click to enlarge


See

  • "Fire Forever Changes Historic 1800s Block", Andover Townsman, July 3, 2003.
  • "Fire-damaged building to be razed shortly", Eagle Tribune, November 13, 2003.
  • "Burned-out historic building demolished", Eagle Tribune, December 11, 2003.
  • "Downtown buildings torn down", Andover Townsman, December 11, 2003.
  • "Plan to rebuild fire-destroyed site," Andover Townsman, May 27, 2004.
  • "Barnard Street may close during April," Andover Townsman, February 16, 2006, page 1.
  • "New look rising on Barnard Street", Andover Townsman, September 28, 2006.



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