Peterborough, NH Fire Dec 1902


Flames Cause Serious Losses In Peterborough

Peterborough. N. H., Dec. 7.---Tarbell’s block, a three story granite building owned by A. B. Tarbell, was gutted by fire early today, causing a loss of $15,000 on the building and $20,000 on personal property.

The building, which was one of the most important in town, contained six stores, five of which were occupied, four offices and three tenements.

The principal losers are Henry S. Peabody, a dealer in small wares, over $7000, Mrs. F. K. Langley, milliner, $5000, and Frank E. Russell, boots and shoes, $2000.

Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, NH 8 Dec 1902