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The Bellport community pulled together to put out a fire that engulfed part of Bellport High School in 1963. Firefighters rescued students trapped on the second floor using an improvised tarpaulin chute. (March 8, 1963)(Credit: Handout)

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Bellport High School fire of 1963

The Bellport community pulled together to put out a fire that nearly engulfed Bellport High School on March 8, 1963.