Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Wrecking Cincinnati, 9/9/09

2645 Alms Place, Walnut Hills
DOB: 1880
Died: March 2009
Cause of death: Fire damage from a two-alarm fire on October 24, 2008. Fifty firefighters took 45 minutes to control the blaze, which caused $150,000 damage to the building and an additional $50,000 in damage to the neighboring building at 2641 Alms Place. The roof structure, walls, and floor joists suffered heavy damage, and fire debris was falling onto Yale Avenue.

The house was condemned in December 2008 and was razed by the owner.