Lansdale Curiosity Shop

Broad Street & Jenkins Ave.

July 23,1966    

When the first engine arrived on the scene one half of the building was well involved. The Chief called for assistance from four other fire companies. It was at this fire that FRANCIS X. DEVLIN a Hatfield Fire Company member and President lost his life when the fire truck he was riding on, rolled over while responding to the alarm, eight other fireman were also injured.