Norwich, CT St. Patrick's Catholic Church Fire, Mar 1887


NORWICH, Conn., March 16.---St. Patrick's Catholic Church was damaged to the extent of $10,000 by fire to-day. The building cost $250,000, and is insured for $52,000. The fire was caused by a careless altar boy dropping a coal from the censer.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 17 Mar 1887