Record of Andrew Steele

Transcription of employment report of Andrew Steele (1857-1894)., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription of personnel report / Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railroad Company., Record of Engineers and Firemen Andrew Steele Fireman,  May 1, 1857 Engineer, August 1859 CR and I RR., August 1865 to May 1866. MH and O May 1867   April 6, 1887 - Ran ahead of time coupled with L. L. Wood's engine to Eagle Mills. Laid off for eight days. May 18, 1887 - Had orders to wait arrival of Allen Cowden when he thought had come but met him on main line. Laid off five days. June 11, 1887 - Met engine no. 5 at Lake Angeline January 2, 1888 - Burnt crown sheet engine no. 21, caused by shortage of water. Suspended one month.     May 27, 1888 - Ran off   open switch in Marquette yard. Suspended   15 days. July 11, 1891 - Suspended from July 11 to 25 for following passenger train   Eagle Mills to Marquette       with light engine and caboose. He did not wait at Eagle Mills time     required by conductor. December 27, 1893 - Suspended till January 27, 1894 for running Thomaston and then having to double     to Lake Gogebic for water and for running off derailing track which was     set against him at Sidnaw interlocker switch. Left to December 16, 1884. Ran passenger engine from that date until June 26, 1887. On freight then passenger engine. Was off   passenger service the above time on account of not being considered competent.
Abstract/Description: Transcription of employment report of Andrew Steele (1857-1894).
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1905-03-14