Re: Happy 115th Anniversay - Ferry Bldg

07/15/13 - posted by Frank Dunnigan

The Ferry Building has had a number of "close call" fires over the years, in addition to 1906. One of the worst was just over 50 years ago in July of 1962, and cost nearly $100,000. It is documented in the Arcadia history of the SF Fire Dept:

http://books.google.com/books?id=BoDGFb8bRMoC&pg=PA103&lpg=PA103&dq=ferry+building+fire+1962&source=bl&ots=KGlnCA_bEN&sig=NxNz56zP9taXVeuHpvo76xGL_Fo&hl=en&sa=X&ei=U6PkUcCdEMSYiAKF04GIDQ&ved=0CDcQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q=ferry building fire 1962&f=false

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