1973-11-23: String of Sixteen Suspicious Fires Over Three Months

With the burning of a barn on Urban Street owned by the State of Connecticut, the Advocate reports there have been a string of sixteen suspicious fires in Stamford since September. Most of the suspected fires were in unoccupied structures, but a fire at 128 Richmond Hill Avenue was in [...]

By |2021-05-03T21:10:41+00:00April 5, 2021|Categories: 1900's, 1970-1979, Arson Fire, Other Outside Structure, Timeline|Comments Off on 1973-11-23: String of Sixteen Suspicious Fires Over Three Months

1978-10-11: Forest Street Barn / Carriage House Fire Injures Two Firefighters

A Barn / Carriage House fire at 63 Forest Street injured two firefighters. Firefighter Frank Russo was transported to Stamford Hospital for a possible concussion. Firefighter John Donch was treated at the scene for a punctured hand. The newspaper article incorrectly reports the incident to be on Fourth Street. The [...]

By |2021-05-03T21:10:18+00:00April 4, 2021|Categories: 1900's, 1970-1979, Other Outside Structure, Timeline|Comments Off on 1978-10-11: Forest Street Barn / Carriage House Fire Injures Two Firefighters
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