Hemingray Glass Company

1890 Covington Fire


Publication: The Chicago Tribune

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. L, p. 2, col. 6

Record of Yesterday's Fires.


CINCINNATI, O., June 27. - Fire this morning broke out in the shed containing the annealing furnaces at Hemingray's Glass Works in Covington, Ky., and caused damage to the extent of $10,000. Some twenty furnaces were destroyed.


Researcher notes:Note: This fire occurred after some elements of the glass works had been moved to Muncie, IN.
Supplemental information:Articles: 2934, 6926, 6925, 2909, 10716
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 8, 2005 by: Glenn Drummond;