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Our First Room – 1892

Our First Room Reveal, Questers! 1892- The Great Fire On July 8th, 1892, the city of St. John’s was transformed forever. A carelessly tossed lit pipe on that dry, summer afternoon ignited the greatest catastrophe our capital has ever seen. Overnight, two thirds of the city was reduced to ashes and smoke. Despite the destruction,… Read more »