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Handcross Park on fire
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Handcross Park on fire

Handcross Park was destroyed by fire on 23rd May 1935 and attracted quite a crowd of onlookers watching the fire crews who had arrived from Haywards Heath and Crawley. Dramatic video of the fire can be found on the Pathe News website. A search for “Handcross Park” will take you to the correct newsreel.
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