Brooklyn burns on

Brooklyn burns on
For 2 days (starting Tues morn at 5:30 am and ending Wed night at 5:10 pm), firefighters battled a massive 10 alarm fire that had been raging through a well known warehouse section of Greenpoint Brooklyn.

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The fire was documented in detail by Flickr members, we’ve been checking-in there for the latest shots from the scene: The 16th Hour, Greenpoint Warehouse Fire, MGChan’s full set, Tien Mao’s Full Set, All Greenpint Fire Tags

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News on the fire from around the web:
Massive Greenpoint Fire “Suspicious” and Still Being Fought
Cause of Brooklyn Blaze Is Under Investigation
When Smoke Clears, Greenpoint Towers Set to Rise
One of my favorite buildings in Greenpoint is on fire
Greenpoint Terminal Market Fire
‘Suspicious’ Brooklyn warehouse fire largest in NYC since 9/11

(Photos from Rhinomite) and href=”http://www.dailysnapshots.com/”>Daily Snapshots via Gothamist)

Posted on May 3rd, 2006 in NY Photos,Word on the Street | Permalink