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|This is an Oil Well on fire in Algeria. Quite visible fire ball and smoke plume trailing off to the west.||07/01/2008||1,887|
|119 Halifaxes of No 4 Group and 5 Pathfinder Lancasters carried out the first raid by RAF heavies on Münster since June 1943. 2 Halifaxes were lost. Many fires were seen but smoke prevented an accurate assessment of the bombing results. A brief report from Münster describes a 'sea of fire' in the southern part of the town which could not be entered for several hours and tells of water mains des...||10/31/2005||844|
|The drama began shortly before 2pm on Sunday on a remote industrial estate. Members of the family-run company fled after discovering a fire had broken out. At first, 10 fire engines and crews were dispatched, but more officers were called in as the scale of the blaze became apparent. The biggest explosion, which residents compared to a bomb going off, was at about 3pm. The explosions at the de...||12/12/2006||668|
|9L-LDU (cn 19179/500) |
Hours after loading some 33 tons of of textiles and plastic goods, a fire broke out causing significant structural damage to the hull. No injuries reported. It took 4 hours to extinguish the flames. The aircraft is believed to be a hull loss.
|The former elevated train, the High Line, used to run on the West Side of Manhattan. Remains of it are still clearly visible, especially with GE. At the marked spot the High Line ran through a warehouse on 15th and 10th Ave. The opening through the building has since closed but it still makes for an interesting sight. New York, New York.||08/24/2005||1,759|
|High resolution overlay of Agios Ioannis Porto Village, Tinos island, Greece. Two fantastic beaches visible in the photo.||03/16/2006||1,011|
|On November 12th a big fire destroyed this hall at Hackney Bus Garage in Stratford. It's an industrial area east of London. The column of smoke was visible over many kilometres.|
Hackney Bus Garage is located next to Olympia 2012 terrain and the recently opened Stratford Eurostar Terminal.
|This appears to be either smoke from a fire or from an aircraft. The source is not visible due to map square overlapping.||08/08/2005||455|
|In July 28, 1945, a B-25 Mitchell bomber flew into|
the Empire State Building.
At about 10 A.M., the bomber hit the 79th floor, killing the three men aboard instantly. One of the two engines went through the building and out the other side, and through the
roof of a 20-story building on the other side of 34th Street, starting a fire.
Eyewitness reported they heard a b...
|huge fire burned lots of plants and fire was still burnning||11/13/2008||974|
|Zoo in Dortmund, Germany. Added plaemarks to a few visible animals. Prtty high resolution.||04/18/2006||636|
|A fire engine in front of the building of an auxiliary fire brigade in Kirchhellen-Feldhausen, Germany.||08/28/2006||538|
|The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CDF, or CAL FIRE) is the State of California's agency responsible for fire protection in State Responsibility Areas of California as well as the administration of the state's private and public forests. It is often referred to as The California Department of Forestry, which was the name of the department before the 1990s. In the 1970s a...||11/06/2009||342|