4 p.m.  - downtown Carthage


Pouring water on a crumbling Stefano’s


Lowville ladder truck, seen from Savings and Loan parking lot.



Text Box:   

Former Ethan Allen store bulldozed to make firebreak.



Near corner of North Mechanic and Spring Streets.


Spring Street: very little remains of the buildings from this aspect.

         Departments involved in the firefight with Carthage or on stand-by duty were from Fort Drum, town of Watertown, West Carthage, Adams Center, Adams, Black River, Three Mile Bay, Brownville, Calcium, Champion, Chaumont, Deferiet, Depauville, Evans Mills, Felts Mills, Glen Park, Great Bend, Natural Bridge, Mannsville, Northpole, Pamelia, Philadelphia, Rutland and Sackets Harbor.  From Lewis County, Lowville, Copenhagen, Harrisville, Croghan and Lyons Falls sent firefighters and equipment.  Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who came to help.


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