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Fire guts historic Chinese church

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BEIJING - A fire largely destroyed one of China's oldest churches early Monday, state media reported, gutting the inside of the late 19th century structure. 

View of the Jiangbei Cathedral before and after a blaze gutted the gothic-style structure in Ningbo, in eastern China's Zhejiang province, on July 28, 2014

"The inside of the building is totally destroyed," a firefighter told the official Xinhua news agency after the blaze at the gothic-style Jiangbei Cathedral in Ningbo, in Zhejiang province.

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