Burnley Civic Trust Heritage Image Collection

Incidents

Unusual or extreme events, disasters and accidents such as fires, transport accidents, building collapses and pollution. Extreme weather conditions such as snow, gales and flooding.
Blaze Remains a Mystery five Surprises for Farmer John five Surprises for Farmer John Damage as tyres blaze. Fire at Restaurant while Manager away. Fire at Restaurant while Manager away. Vat Deaths Horror Vat Deaths Horror Culvert Collapses Clear Up This Land, Urge Parents Vandal Fires Mystery This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 This Was Saturday, July 18th 1964 Rare Visitor To The Town Families Flee Fire Threat To Homes Families Flee Fire Threat To Homes Burnley's Transport Of The Future Burnley's Transport Of The Future Burnley's Transport Of The Future Burnley's Transport Of The Future Demolition work led to an interesting find. Demolition work led to an interesting find. Demolition work led to an interesting find Demolition work led to an interesting find. Rare 'Multiple Birth' For Local Ewe Runaway Lorry Hits Garage, Blocks Road Visitor who got a chilly reception. Visitor who got a chilly reception. Visitor who got a chilly reception. Visitor who got a chilly reception.  Visitor who got a chilly reception. The Matthew Rochester Collection Russian Famine 1922 Blaze Guts Building (2 of 2) Blaze Guts Building (1 of 2) Man buried by Rubble, building Collapses for second time. Man buried by Rubble, building Collapses for second time. Man buried by Rubble, building Collapses for second time. Man buried by Rubble, building Collapses for second time. Snowstorms–and Chaos Mechanical shovel destroyed by fire Mechanical shovel destroyed by fire She keeps her cool in blaze She keeps her cool in blaze She keeps her cool in blaze
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