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Fire Damages Historic Inn Near Chapel Hill

Posted November 16, 2004 8:17 a.m. EST

— Investigators are looking into the cause of a fire that damaged a North Carolina landmark Monday night.

The Inn at Bingham School caught fire after 11 p.m. Monday.

A fire chief at the scene said the fire started in one of the rooms and spread.

A guest who tried to put the fire out is said to have minor burns. No one else was hurt.

The Inn is a bed and breakfast converted from a boys prep school.