Firefighters battle in vain to save the heritage-listed building, which stood proudly on the corner of Lady Mary Tce and Amy St for more than a century.
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GYMPIE police have charged two boys in connection with the massive blaze that destroyed a historic Queenslander on Lady Mary Tce on May 22.
FIRST firefighters on the scene arrived no later than one minute from the time they received the call from 000 emergency dispatchers.
A SERIES of mini explosions was heard as smoke alarms went off one by one inside the historic Queenslander on Tuesday night.