READY TO ROLL AT PATERSON RIVERSIDE STATION - PHOTO BY DR. THOMAS DAYSPRING

READY TO ROLL AT PATERSON RIVERSIDE STATION - PHOTO BY DR. THOMAS DAYSPRING

Friday, October 24, 2014

CENTRAL BAPTIST


On Aug. 27, 2014, a four-alarm fire destroyed the Central Baptist Church at 6 East 20th St.  in Paterson. Flames erupted during a bible study class. Adjacent structures were damaged. A firefighter was injured. The church was made of wood.

30 YEARS

Photo: The Ledger - Google News Archives
Woman trapped by fire on 8th floor of Alexander Hamilton Hotel
 


LANDMARK HOTEL BURNS

Oct. 18, 2014 marked the 30th anniversary of the 1984 fire at the Alexander Hamilton Hotel that claimed 15 lives. The hotel was once the pride of Paterson but fell into disrepair. Box 181 rang in at 12:14 a.m.

 

Lower photos: Paterson Retired Firefighters