Last Sunday, October 28, marked the anniversary of the tragic 1915 St. John’s parochial school fire in Peabody, Massachusetts; 21 students perished. See the contemporary articles in Fire and Water Engineering , HERE, HERE, HERE (article on Williamsburgh factory fire HERE), and HERE. While researching this fire, I discovered numerous articles and news items concerning the city. Check out the links below to see some fire service history of Peabody. What about your local fire history? Explore our archives to find out where and when your town may have appeared in the pages of Fire Engineering.