Cincinnati, OH Plate Glass Plant Fire, Aug 1903


Cincinnati, Aug. 4. -- Fire last night destroyed the six story plant of the Pittsburg Plate Glass company at Broadway, Court and Eggleston avenue. The building was completely destroyed.

The loss is estimated at $450,000, which is covered by insurance. An explosion in the engine room caused the fire. Three persons were injured by falling bricks. Three freight cars on a track nearby were also consumed by the blaze.

The Mansfield News Ohio 1903-08-04