1869 - Great Fire at Huish 1869

One of the most disastrous fires of farm produce that has occurred in Wiltshire for many years past, broke out on Monday evening last, in the homestead of Mr. Wm. Young of Huish, resulting, we regret to say, in the destruction of nearly the whole of the farm buildings, of 13 ricks of corn and hay, together with all the corn stored in the barns, and a large quantity of machinery and implements.

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