Thompsonville, CT Carpet Mill Fire, Nov 1889


Hartford, Conn., Nov. 28.,---A fire at midnight in one of the mills of the Hartford Carpet company at Thompsonville, that was used as a storage warehouse, caused a loss of $180,000; insurance $175,000.

Aspen Weekly, Aspen, CO 30 Nov 1889



Hartford, Conn., Nov. 29--Fire broke out shortly before midnight in one of the mills at Thompsonville, and the building was destroyed. Loss $180,000; insurance $175,000.

Aberdeen Daily News, Aberdeen, SD 30 Nov 1889


Fire in the Hartford carpet mills, at Thompsonville, Conn., did damage estimated at $50,000.

The Wheeling Register, Wheeling, WV 30 Nov 1889