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    Default fire rips mill in nc mountains

    swanonina nc a large 3 story cotton mill was the scene of a 2 day batle to control a large fire. the block long building was f/i and A large number of towns sent help.it will be days before investigators will even look for a cause.

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    Wink Blanket Mill Fire in Swannanoa NC

    Here's a link to the Citizen Times articles on the fire at the former Beacon Blanket mill in Swannanoa NC (East of Asheville) The building was vacant for over a year and 19 departments responded. Additionally HazMat issues caused additional problems.

    Citizen Times Articles

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    Cool Beacon Fire Followup

    Here's a followup Article on the Events:
    Followup Articles

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