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The Great Fire of London was a fire that swept through the city of London from September 2nd to September 5th 1666. It gutted the city from the inside out, burning 13,200 houses, 87 parish churches, St. Paul’s Cathedral and many other city buildings. 

It’s estimated to have destroyed the homes of 70,000 of the city’s 80,000 inhabitants. However, there were only six recorded deaths. 

The Great Fire of London was a fire that swept through the city of London from September 2nd to September 5th 1666. It gutted the city from the inside out, burning 13,200 houses, 87 parish churches, St. Paul’s Cathedral and many other city buildings. 

It’s estimated to have destroyed the homes of 70,000 of the city’s 80,000 inhabitants. However, there were only six recorded deaths. 

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