Spotted: Fire-damaged Mummers warehouse is no more

The rest of the warehouse where Fralinger used to store their props until it was severely damaged by fire days before New Year’s came down in one fell swoop last week when the last wall standing collapsed onto 2nd Street.

Pic from James Jennings at Pennsporter
Pic from Pennsporter

Our partner site Pennsporter reports that the wall fell down Friday while the building, at 2nd and Wharton, was being demolished. Power in the area was knocked out when debris struck overhanging electrical wires, causing a transformer explosion.

From right after the fire
From right after the fire

Once they get past this pesky problem, a developer plans to bring 11 townhouses to the lot.