Christian Brothers College High School

Graduation Day
Brotherhood sign in Welcome Center
Students gathered outside the Blessed Mother Grotto

The Great Fire of 1916

By the end of the day on October 5, 1916, the blaze had taken the lives of ten men and completely destroyed the beautiful rotunda and main section of the college, located at King’s Highway and Easton avenues. The deceased included two invalid Brothers, their attendant, a night watchman, and six firemen.
Click the pdf link below to read the full story from Dr. Jim Dohle.
CLICK HERE to watch a video from the Cadet Student Network.

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