Catamaran Destroyed in Stratford, CT, Blaze The old catamaran that has been a fixture in Stratford Harbor for years is no more.

The Stratford Fire Department said that large craft, which has served as a houseboat for Lor Cubbison, was destroyed by fire Saturday afternoon [January 26]. The blaze was apparently caused by an unattended heating pad that ignited a mattress, according to Fire Marshal Brian Lampart. The 40-footer is normally moored in the Housatonic River across from the town-owned Bond’s Dock farther south.

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