140909 7th St Fire Follow 2
James Neiss/staff photographerNiagara Falls, NY - Dalas Chatmon, said he moved into a home across the street in 1976 to live with his grandmother at the time. Chatmon, said he has fond memories of the three homes and their residence, as their neighbor and paper boy. "The house in the middle may have been part of the underground railroad with a living room sized space that included a bathroom, sink and fireplace, but was only accessible through a 12 inch wide passage, " he said. Demolition of three homes in the 400 block of 7th Street is nearly completely, following the devastating fire last week.To purchase photos, go to: photos.niagara-gazette.com and click "Browse."