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A major blaze has ripped through an 18th-century church “St Marks”

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

Twelve fire engines and around 80 firefighters have been called to a church fire on Hamilton Terrace in St John’s Wood

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

The whole of the two-storey building is alight. A number of people have been evacuated by Police from surrounding properties

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

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A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"
A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church “st Marks”

The fire is producing a significant amount of smoke in the local area and residents are advised to keep their windows and doors closed.

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

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Major Blaze Rips Through 18th Century Church

Firefighters are using two of the Brigade’s new 32-metre turntable ladders and a 64-metre turntable ladder (the tallest in Europe) at the scene as water towers, to get water on to the building externally.

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

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Major Blaze Rips Through An 18th-century Church “st Marks”

The Brigade’s 999 Control Officers have taken almost 30 calls to the blaze.

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

The Brigade was called at 11.19pm Fire crews from North Kensington, Paddington, West Hampstead and surrounding fire stations are at the scene. 

A Major Blaze Has Ripped Through An 18th-century Church "St Marks"

The cause of the fire is not known at this time. 

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Major Blaze Rips Through 18th Century Church

A Spokesman for the London Ambulance service said:

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: 

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Major Blaze Rips Through An 18th Century Church “st Marks”

We were called at 11:46pm on Thursday 26 January to reports of a fire at Hamilton Terrace, NW8.

“We sent a number of resources to the scene including an ambulance crew, a medic in a fast response car and members of our hazardous area response team.

“The incident is ongoing and we are working with our emergency service colleagues.”

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