From the Richmond Sentinel, 11/15/1864, p. 1, c. 3
EXTENSIVE CONFLAGRATION. -
About 5 o’clock yesterday morning, the car shed of the Danville railroad
company, in Manchester, was set on fire by an incendiary, and destroyed, with
ten railroad cars, which were burned in it at the time. The loss is estimated at
twenty thousand dollars in old currency.
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