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1952 Bega bushfire

Friday 25 January 1952 was a bleak day for the Bega district as bushfire swept through the area, destroying property and taking lives. One week later the Bega District News summarised the damage. The following photograph is part of the Images of Our History, Bega Valley collection, available from the Bega Valley Shire Library online catalogue.

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