Accident Report, 1887-09-02

Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Sep. 2, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Sep. 2, 1887., Accident Report - September 2, l887.   An accident occurred  upon the  Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Seney station on the 2nd day of September 1887 at 800 o'clock A.M. caused by: Brakeman C.D. Formby falling off train of ore cars while in motion, a short distance west of Seney station. No one saw him fall, he was found by trackmen.  Head injured and one leg run over; brought him to the hospital at Marquette, where he died the next day at 130 P.M. Remains sent to his relatives at Hamilton, Ont. Casualties resulting from the above accident - 1 employe [* employee] killed. A. Watson, General Superintendent.
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Sep. 2, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1887-09-02