Accident occurred upon the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic, 1887-09-16

Transcription of newspaper article from the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company, Sep. 16, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription of newspaper article from the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company, Sep. 16, 1887., Accident Report - September 16, 1887  An accident occurred upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway at Dollarville station, on the 16th day of September 1887 at 215 o'clock A.M. caused by: Freight train westbound coming into collision with rear portion of another westbound freight train at Dollarville station.  Night was foggy; forward train sent brakeman with lamp back to signal coming train; it was almost stopped, but being on down grade and cars loaded, they pushed engine forward into rear of proceding train.  No person was injured nor track displaced.  Caboose and 5 ore cars were thrown from track. Casualties resulting from the above accident - None. A.Watson, General Superintendent
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company, Sep. 16, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1887-09-16