Smoke but little fire at The Codmothers’ fire call in Gore Bay

Due to a small fire at The Codmothers’ Restaurant in Gore Bay last weekend, the inside of the restaurant sustained smoke damage. Wayne Martin, left, and Judith Martin stand by their beautiful sculpture (made by Don Tenniswood of Silver Water) in front of the business and adjacent to the entrance to the business’ upstairs deck. The owners of the business say they will be reopening as soon as possible.

GORE BAY - Some businesses just can’t seem to catch a break this summer season, but an early morning fire at The Codmothers’ restaurant in Gore Bay, while it produced a lot of smoke damage, resulted in very little fire damage and no injuries.

The call came in around 11:46 pm on July 4, noted Gore Bay fire chief Mike Addison. “We evacuated the tenants upstairs and the team quickly located the s...

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