Old Ledbury Golden Crown Restaurant

Golden Crown Restaurant

Golden Crown Restaurant

23rd January 1983
[Golden Crown]
Two dead in massive restaurant explosion
Restaurant horror blast kills two
Front page headlines in Ledbury Reporter and Worcester Evening News
 
[Mr San Wei Chan]
Mr San Wei Chan - Desmond
Also killed in this explosion Mr Douglas EVANS
 
Below are photos from the local press
 
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The scene in Bye Street
 
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Five minutes after the massive explosion
 
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Firemen soon after a massive explosion ripped apart the restaurant
 
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The smouldering scene of devastation
 
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Firemen take a short rest
 
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Restaurant's sign lies amidst the wreckage, miraculously intact
 
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Kam Ming Yaeung, Chef aged 20 had a miraculous escape
 
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Teenager Shaun WEBBER one of the local heroes who helped haul survivors from the rubble
 
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Golden Crown Menu
Photos Tony FOX
 

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