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Weymouth church destroyed

Seven-alarm blaze hits Sacred Heart

The charred remains of the church
Firefighters assess the damage at Sacred Heart Church in Weymouth this morning. A spokesman for the Archdiocese of Boston said the building was ruined. (Globe Staff Photo / George Rizer) Globe Staff Photo / George Rizer
By David Abel and Justin Rebello
Globe Staff, Globe Correspondent / June 10, 2005

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WEYMOUTH -- More than 100 firefighters fought a seven-alarm fire last night and this morning that destroyed Sacred Heart Catholic Church, a towering brick edifice built by Irish immigrants in the early 1880s. (Full article: 577 words)

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