South Norwalk, CT Fire, Jul 1889

Fire in South Norwalk.

SOUTH NORWALK, Conn., July 2.---Two large uncompleted tenement houses in South Norwalk were set on fire this morning and destroyed. A large three-story tenement house in the rear, the home of some ten or a dozen families, was badly damaged, and considerable furniture and other effects consumed. All the buildings were owned by the Misses Young of New York sisters of W. Young, superintendent of the Lockwood Manufacturing company. Estimated loss, $10,000 to $12,000; partially insured.

The New Haven Evening Register, New Haven, CT 2 Jul 1889