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The refectory was completed in 1925 and named for Catherine Walter Burrow (1878-1962) wife of Aron Knox Burrow in 1958. The refectory encompasses: • The Alburty Room, named in honor of Rhodes Trustee the late E. A. Alburty. • The Davis Room, named in honor of the late Thomas B. Davis of Memphis. • The Hugh M. Neely Hall, the original dining hall on campus, dedicated on November 13, 1928. It was provided through the generosity and affection of the late Mrs. Mary Sneed Neely as a memorial to her husband Hugh M. Neely, a heroic soldier and public-spirited citizen; • The Margaret Ruffin Hyde Hall, built in 1958 and dedicated in 1993 in honor of the late Dr. Margaret R. Hyde, alumna Class of 1934, benefactor and Trustee of the College. • Rollow Hall, added in 1987, and dedicated on Oct 26, 2002, by Ann Rollow Ross ’52 in memory of her parents, John ’26 and Louise Mayo Rollow ’30 and her sister Lisa Rollow Justis ’55.

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PreviewIssue DateTitleAuthor(s)
Refectory_Veronica_Alix_Andy_McGeoch_2010_001.jpg.jpg2010Catherine Burrow Refectory-
Burrow_Drawing_2012_001.jpg.jpg2012Drawing of Catherine Burrow Refectory-
Student_At_The_Rat_2012.jpg.jpg2011Student serving himself at the refectory-
Students_In_Rat_2001_002.jpg.jpg2011Students at the Catherine Burrow Refectory, 2011-
Catherine_Burrow_Refectory_Students.jpg.jpg2010Students exiting the Refectory-
Refectory_2012_005.jpg.jpg2012Students exiting the Refectory-
Dining_2010_001.jpg.jpg2010Students eating in the refectory dining hall-
Refectory_Rollow_Hall_2011_003.jpg.jpg2011Rollow Hall, 2011-
Refectory_bell_20090912_0034.jpg.jpg12-Sep-2009Catherine Burrow Refectory Bell-
Refectory_entrance_20100308_009.jpg.jpg8-Mar-2010Catherine Burrow Refectory Exterior, 2010-
DiningHall_2006.jpg.jpg2006Catherine Burrow Refectory exterior-
The Rat_patio_c2002__1.jpg.jpg2002Catherine Burrow Refectory, Rollow Hall patio-
The Rat_patio_c2002.jpg.jpg2002Catherine Burrow Refectory, Rollow Hall patio-
BG_Neely_hall_Fall_Bell_2007.jpg.jpg2007Neely Hall Bell Tower in the fall-
PFBG_Burrow_Refectory_addition_1987_001.jpg.jpg1986Catherine Burrow Refectory addition sign-
Rat_Loft_Students_07_0001_MG_5959.JPG.jpg2007Students in the "rat"-
Burrow Refectory new entrance_20110907_045.jpg.jpg7-Sep-2011Entrance of Burrow RefectoryGates, Elizabeth E.
snow_the_rat_Maybe 1994.jpg.jpg1994Refectory with ice damage-
Burrow_refectory_JHD_c1985.jpg.jpg1985College Administrators serving in refectory about 1985-
Burrow_refectory_JHD_Andrews1992.jpg.jpg1992President Daughdrill in serving line at refectoryAndrews, Hud
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