One Of The Deadliest Accidents In U.S. History Happened Right Here In Massachusetts

Massachusetts is no stranger to disasters, both natural and manmade. However, one particular Bay State accident ranks among the most deadly in the nation’s history. Here’s how the Great Boston Fire of 1872 changed the face of our state’s capital forever.

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The city of Boston may have recovered, but the legacy of this disaster lives on. If you love reading about tragedy and death, check out our list of the 11 most horrifying disasters in Massachusetts history here.