A retired fireman put in £20,000 and a residents' group invested £5,000.
Two fireman were struck by rocks hurled by children, some as young as 10.
At least you found his machinery and equipment and the fireman building up his fire and steam for the heavy draw to come; but he was by himself.
Police said the former fireman awoke to find a young man rifling through his living room.
Both the engineer and fireman of the train were killed instantly in the overturning of the giant locomotive.
He was exposed to asbestos-containing products while working as a welder, pipefitter, and boilermaker at a manufacturing plant, and as a fireman in the Navy.
He said an off-duty fireman immediately took command, marshalling helpers until paramedics arrived.
A US Navy fireman apprentice fell overboard of the USS Kitty Hawk on Wednesday.
The fireman had to keep shoveling coal into the furnace which generated the steam to propel the train.
He remained in New York state until 1859, when he went to New Orleans and got a job as fireman on a steamship.