21st century great fire at the heritage town of Boac

BOAC, Marinduque – It was an early Monday morning, July 2, 2018 when the people of Boac Central Business District (BCBD) were awakened by the alarming loud noise of firetrucks. A large fire broke out roughly at 5:30 in the morning and caught up three blocks along Magsaysay Road totaly burning down century-old heritage houses, iconic business and commercial establishments. These include the National Historical Institute (NHI now NHCP) declared heritage house of Don Piroco Mansion also known as Maharlikang Tahanan ni Kapitan Piroco, the site of former Lighthouse Maritime…

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P25-M halaga ng ari-arian, natupok sa sunog sa Boac

BOAC, Marinduque – Tinatayang aabot sa 25 milyong halaga ng ari-arian ang napinsala sa sumiklab na sunog sa bayan ng Boac, Marinduque nitong Lunes, Hulyo 2. Sa panayam ng Marinduque News kay Superintendent Maria Victoria Padua-Brual, provincial fire marshal ng Bureau of Fire Protection-Marinduque, natanggap nila ang ulat tungkol sa sunog pasado alas-5:30 ng madaling araw.  Umabot sa ikaapat na alarma ang sunog at bandang alas-11:20 ng umaga nang idineklarang fire out ang lugar. Labingpitong ‘business establishments’ ang natupok kabilang ang walong ancestral houses. Inaalam pa ang sanhi ng pinagmulan…

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