Rock Hill, SC Business Section Fire, Mar 1887

BURNED AN ENTIRE BLOCK.

Charlotte, N. C., March 21. -- A fire broke out at Rock Hill, S.C., at 1:30 Friday morning, and spreading rapidly soon destroyed an entire block of buildings, among them the post office, the First National bank building, the Savings bank, Southern company's telegraph office and a number of stores and warehouses. In all fourteen buildings. The loss is probably $125,000, insured for $60,000.

Eau Claire Daily Leader Wisconsin 1887-03-20