Great Fires articles on Wikipedia
Great Chicago Fire
"The Great Fires in Chicago and West">The West", by a Chicago Clergyman, Published by J.W. Goodspeed, Chicago, 1871 John J. Pauly, "The Great Chicago Fire as
Apr 29th 2017



Great Fire of London
For other "Great Fires", see List of historic fires. For other notable fires in London, see Early fires of London and Second Great Fire of London. For
Apr 12th 2017



Great Fire
Great Fire of New York Great Fire of New York (1845) Great Fire of New York (1776) Great Fire of Smyrna Great Chicago Fire Great Fire of Rome Great Fire
Dec 9th 2016



Great Fire of New York
see Great Fire of New York (1776). For the fire of 1845, see Great New York City Fire of 1845. Great Fire of New York, 1835 The Great Fire of
Apr 10th 2017



Great Fire of Toronto (1904)
The Great Fire of Toronto of 1904 was a great fire that destroyed a large section of Downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada on April 19, 1904. It was the second
Apr 16th 2017



Great Fire of 1901
The Great Fire of 1901 was a conflagration that occurred in Jacksonville, Florida, on May 3, 1901. It was one of the worst disasters in Florida history
Feb 16th 2017



List of fires
during the Fourth Crusade 1212 – One of the two Great Medieval Fires of London. Also known as the Great Fire of Suthwark, while trying to flee the city, up
Apr 20th 2017



Great Fires of 1947
The Great Fires of 1947 were a series of forest fires in the State of Maine in the United States that destroyed a total area of 17,188 acres (6,956 ha)
Dec 8th 2016



Peshtigo Fire
possibly as many as 2,500. Occurring on the same day as the more famous Great Chicago Fire, the Peshtigo Fire has been largely forgotten. On the same day as
Mar 21st 2017



Great Seattle Fire
The-Great-Seattle-FireThe Great Seattle Fire was a fire that destroyed the entire central business district of Seattle, Washington, on June 6, 1889. The fire burned for several
Mar 17th 2017



Great fire of Brisbane
The Great fire of Brisbane was a major conflagration that swept through the central parts of Brisbane in the Colony of Queensland (now a state of Australia)
Apr 24th 2017



Great Fire of 1892
worst disaster ever to befall that city.[citation needed] Previous "Great Fires" had occurred in St. John's in 1819 and 1846. At approximately 4:45
Mar 24th 2017



Great Salem fire of 1914
jobless in SalemSalem, Massachusetts, U.S. It was among the last of the great industrial fires that plagued North American cities in the 19th century. Of the families
Feb 26th 2017



Great Atlanta fire of 1917
Atlanta-Fire">The Great Atlanta Fire of 1917 began just after noon on 21 May 1917 in the Old Fourth Ward of Atlanta, Georgia. It is unclear just how the fire started
Dec 27th 2016



The Great Fire (miniseries)
The Great Fire is a four-part television mini-series first shown on ITV from 16 October to 6 November 2014. It is set during the Great Fire of London
Feb 28th 2017



Great Baltimore Fire
Baltimore-Fire">The Great Baltimore Fire raged in Baltimore, Maryland, United States on Sunday, February 7 and Monday, February 8, 1904. 1,231 firefighters helped bring
Mar 26th 2017



Great Fire of Edinburgh
16th-century English assault on the city, see Burning of Edinburgh. The Great Fire of Edinburgh was one of the most destructive fires in the history of Edinburgh
Jan 24th 2017



Great fire of Smyrna
The Great Fire of Smyrna or the Catastrophe of Smyrna (Greek: Καταστροφή της Σμύρνης, "Smyrna Catastrophe"; Turkish: 1922 İzmir Yangını, "1922 Izmir Fire";
Apr 26th 2017



Great Fire of Rome
The Great Fire of Rome was an urban fire that started on the night between 18 and 19 July in the year 64 AD. It caused widespread devastation, before being
Apr 18th 2017



Great Fire of New York (1776)
during the American Revolution. For the fire of 1835, see Great Fire of New York. The Great Fire of New York was a devastating fire that burned through the
Apr 18th 2017



The Great Fire
The Great Fire may refer to: Great Fire of London Great Fire of Smyrna Great Fire of Pittsburgh The Great Fire (novel) The Great Fire (mini series)
May 26th 2015



Great New York City Fire of 1845
4 firefighters and 26 civilians. The 1845 fire was the last of three great fires that affected the heart of Manhattan, including fires in 1776 and 1835
Mar 21st 2017



Great Michigan Fire
A.; Sando, R. W. (1969). "Climatic Conditions Preceding Historically Great Fires in the North Central Region" (PDF). United States Forest Service. Research
Mar 19th 2017



Great fire of Meireki
The Great fire of Meireki (明暦の大火, Meireki no taika?), also known as the Furisode Fire, destroyed 60–70% of the Japanese capital city of Edo (now Tokyo)
Mar 2nd 2017



Great Fire of Toronto
Great-Fire">The Great-FireGreat Fire of Toronto or Great Toronto Fire refers to two historic fires that occurred in Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Great-FireGreat Fire of Toronto (1849) Great
Aug 7th 2010



Great Balls of Fire
For other uses, see Great Balls of Fire (disambiguation). "Great Balls of Fire" is a 1957 popular song recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis on Sun Records and featured
Apr 28th 2017



Great Chelsea fire of 1908
Chelsea The Great Chelsea fire of 1908, also known as the First great Chelsea fire, was a conflagration that occurred on 12 April 1908, in Chelsea, Massachusetts
Aug 24th 2016



Great Boston fire of 1872
The Great Boston fire of 1872 was Boston's largest urban fire, and still ranks as one of the most costly fire-related property losses in American history
Feb 28th 2017



1866 Great fire of Portland, Maine
The great fire of Portland, Maine sometimes known as the 1866 Great fire of Portland in Maine occurred on July 4, 1866—the first Independence Day after
Mar 12th 2017



1877 Great Fire of Saint John, New Brunswick
The Great Fire was an urban fire that devastated much of Saint John, New Brunswick in June 1877. It destroyed two-fifths of the city of Saint John.
Nov 27th 2016



Thumb Fire
& Sando, Rodney W., 1969: Climatic Conditions Preceding Historical Great Fires in the North Central Region. North Central Experimentation Forest Service;
Feb 9th 2017



Great Vancouver Fire
Vancouver-Fire">The Great Vancouver Fire was a conflagration that destroyed most of the newly incorporated city of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on 13 June 1886
Mar 26th 2017



2016 Great Smoky Mountains wildfires
wildfires are the deadliest wildfires in the eastern U.S. since the Great Fires of 1947, which killed 16 people in Maine. In addition, the fires are
Apr 22nd 2017



Great Fire of Turku
The Great Fire of Turku (Finnish: Turun palo and Swedish: Abo brand) was a conflagration that is still the largest urban fire in the history of Finland
Mar 4th 2017



Great Stockholm Fire of 1759
The Great Stockholm Fire of 1759 was the city’s greatest fire since 1686. It raged in the Eastern Sodermalm on Thursday July 19 and over the following
Feb 1st 2017



Great Chelsea fire of 1973
The-Second-Great-Chelsea The Second Great Chelsea fire was a conflagration that occurred on 14 October, 1973 in Chelsea, Massachusetts. The fire burned 18 acres (7.3 ha), and was
Aug 24th 2016



Great Oulu Fire
of 1655 Great Oulu Fire of 1705 Great Oulu Fire of 1715 Great Oulu Fire of 1773 Great Oulu Fire of 1822 Great Oulu Fire of 1882 Great Oulu Fire of 1916
Mar 20th 2013



Monument to the Great Fire of London
Monument The Monument to the Great Fire of London, more commonly known simply as the Monument, is a Doric column in the City of London, near the northern end of
Mar 24th 2017



Great Fire of Pittsburgh
The Great Fire of Pittsburgh occurred on April 10, 1845, destroying a third of the city and causing between $6 million and $12 million in damage. While
Mar 27th 2017



Second Great Fire of London
The "Second Great Fire of London" is a name used at the time to refer to one of the most destructive air raids of the London Blitz, over the night of 29/30
Feb 3rd 2017



Early fires of London
sharply in its aftermath. The second of the two great medieval fires of London, also known as "the Great Fire of Suthwark" [sic], began on 10 July 1212 in
Dec 9th 2016



Great Boston fire of 1760
The-Great-Boston The Great Boston fire of 1760 was a major conflagration that occurred on March 20, 1760, in downtown Boston. The fire destroyed 349 buildings in the area
Jan 26th 2017



Great fire of Hamburg
Gomorrah, see Bombing of Hamburg in World War II. The Great fire of Hamburg began early on May 5, 1842 in DeichstraSse and burned until
Mar 21st 2017



Great Fire of 1871
The Great Fire of 1871 may refer to any of several large fires in the Midwestern United States that began on October 8, 1871: 1871 Great Chicago Fire The
Dec 25th 2009



List of fires in Canada
converted to acres. List of Canadian disasters by death toll "Great Miramichi Fire: The largest fire ever in eastern North America". GNB. Archived from
Nov 28th 2016



Council of Three Fires
For other uses, see Three Fires Council. The Council of Three Fires (in Anishinaabe: Niswi-mishkodewin) are also known as the People of the Three Fires;
Apr 1st 2017



Great River, New York
Public house, a delicatessen, a rural delivery post office and the Great River Fire Department. Great River is located at 40°43′29″N 73°9′36″W / 40
Apr 9th 2017



Great fire of Tartu
The-GreatThe Great fire of Tartu took place on 6 July [O.S. 25 June] 1775 and destroyed most of the city of Tartu in what is now Estonia. The fire destroyed the
Jan 24th 2017



Great Fire of 1910
ISBN 978-0395581759.  Pyne, Stephen J. (2008). Year of the Fires: The Story of the Great Fires of 1910. Missoula, Montana: Mountain Press Publishing Company. pp. 155–157
Mar 24th 2017



Great Thessaloniki Fire of 1917
Thessaloniki-Fire">The Great Thessaloniki Fire of 1917 (Greek: Μεγάλη Πυρκαγιά της Θεσσαλονίκης, 1917) destroyed two thirds of the city of Thessaloniki, the second-largest
Feb 24th 2017





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