Suffolk firefighters take a step back in time on Instagram

Ipswich Fire Station 1916/17 - photo courtesy of Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

Ipswich Fire Station 1916/17 - photo courtesy of Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service - Credit: Archant

Do you remember when fire tragically ripped through the Regent Cinema in Lowestoft back in 1960?

The Regent Cinema, Lowestoft, gutted by fire - photo courtesy of Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

The Regent Cinema, Lowestoft, gutted by fire - photo courtesy of Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service - Credit: Archant

Maybe these photos from Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service will jog your memory.

The team at Endeavour House have been trawling through their archives to uncover photos of days gone by, showing firefighters posed with new engines, behind the scenes images of our stations and also of raging fires.

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Some of the images show the devastation left behind by giant infernos.

The fire service have been sharing the photos via their Instagram account, expect more tomorrow.

Follow them here or search #ThrowBackThursday


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