— Shreveport —At this location, on Sept. 4, 1925, the most disatrous [sic] fire is Shreveport's history erupted when a hot water heater exploded. Although Fire Station No. 4 was located across the street, a broken water main rendered it helpless to fight the blaze. Between 9PM on the 4th and 6AM on Sept. 5, 1925 a total of 9 city blocks and 194 homes were lost. Although many were homeless, no lives were lost.
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|Date Added||Sunday, November 24th, 2019 at 7:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 428343 N 3597115|
|Decimal Degrees||32.50901667, -93.76286667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 30.541', W 93° 45.772'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 30' 32.46" N, 93° 45' 46.32" W|
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