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The Fire at 5 Craven Park Road, Harlesden, 22 August 1945 (The Davies Rescue)

Photo credit: Brent Museum

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Every fire station in Willesden has a photograph of this painting by Reginald Mills. Former Willesden fire-fighter Ernie Monk made a painting of the photograph, which is now held by Brent Museum. The original painting by Mills is in the collection of The Fire Service College. He also painted another version about three years after the first, which is held by the London Fire Brigade Museum.

Brent Museum

London

Title

The Fire at 5 Craven Park Road, Harlesden, 22 August 1945 (The Davies Rescue)

Date

c.1987

Medium

oil on board

Measurements

H 66.5 x W 52 cm

Accession number

1987.7

Acquisition method

gift

Work type

Painting

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Brent Museum

Brent Museum, Willesden Green Library Centre, 95 High Road, Willesden, London, Greater London NW10 2SF England

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