Abandoned Civil War Field Hospital Fire
 
By Gettysburg Fire Department
April 28, 2021
 

04/28/2021 Box 22-3-30 02:05am
Box alarm for the Commercial Building fire in the area of 2001 Baltimore Pike in Mt Joy Township. Adams County Communications upgraded the box to a Working Fire just after dispatch. Units found a Barn located near Jacks Cider House (Gettysburg Outlets) fully involved and partially on the ground. Exterior Ops only. This barn was once used as a Civil War Field Hospital. Chief 22 (Hubbard) with Command.

Photos Courtesy of Scanner02 Fire Photography.

See Harrison Jones Photography for additional photos:
https://harrisonjones.smugmug.com/Emergency-Incidents/Adams-County-PA/Barlow-Volunteer-Fire-Department/042821-Working-Barn-Fire-2001

 
Units: Engine 1-1 , Truck 1