— The Museum in the Streets —On the Night of December 8, 1895 a fire broke out in the undertaking and furniture store of Bedient & Mead at the northeast corner of Main St. and Bailey Ave. The fire spread rapidly to the adjoining Western Union telegraph office and Barhite & Valden's general store. Fire continued east on Bailey Ave. consuming businesses and apartments, jumped across the street and partially burned Hiram Scott's livery stable.
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|Date Added||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 4:23pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 625759 N 4571038|
|Decimal Degrees||41.28100000, -73.49830000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 16.86', W 73° 29.898'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 16' 51.60" N, 73° 29' 53.88" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 378-396 Main St, Ridgefield CT 06877, US|
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