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Barn and straw destroyed in farm fire

PUBLISHED: 10:37 27 October 2009 | UPDATED: 14:56 06 July 2010

Hayley Mace

Straw worth more than £50,000 was destroyed when a barn was set alight in a village near Lowestoft.

A barn at Chestnut Farm, on Brickwork Lane in Gisleham, was completely destroyed by a fire which was started at about 11pm on Saturday, and about 1,000 tonnes of straw was destroyed.

Straw worth more than £50,000 was destroyed when a barn was set alight in a village near Lowestoft.

A barn at Chestnut Farm, on Brickwork Lane in Gisleham, was completely destroyed by a fire which was started at about 11pm on Saturday, and about 1,000 tonnes of straw was destroyed.

Anyone with information should contact Lowestoft police on 01986 835300.


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