Photo Gallery 1980's

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Photo 37: A general alarm fire destroyed this large building on the campus of Pennington Prep School on January 16, 1980. At 9:25 p.m., Lawrence Road firefighters were dispatched to help battle the blaze.

Photo 38: Saturn Chemical Co. on New York Avenue was destroyed by this raging general alarm fire on August 21, 1981. Lawrence Road Fire Co. was dispatched at 2:32 p.m. and remained on the scene until after midnight.

Photo 39: At 12:03 a.m. on February 28, 1983, Lawrence Road firefighters were dispatched to help Ewing Township firefighters battle this double fatal fire on Theresa Street.

Photo 40: This patch has been used on Lawrence Road Fire Company’s uniforms since the mid-1970s.

Photo 41: An early-morning fire destroyed the Durkin House on the campus of Rider College on January 12, 1986. Lawrence Road firefighters were dispatched at 12:49 a.m. and responded with Engines 22-1 and 22-2. They remained in service on the scene for about four hours.

Photo 42: This tanker carrying butane crashed and exploded on Interstate 295 at Route 1 on the afternoon of April 6, 1987. Lawrence Road firefighters were among the first on the scene of the horrific blaze, which burned many innocent motorists