Negaunee - during Sunday's blow tree fell

Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Mar. 19, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Mar. 19, 1887., Source:  The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi. Saturday, March 19, 1887  Negaunee -  During Sunday's blow a tree fe11 across the track at a place called the "Sink Hole," about midway between Champion and Michigamme.   The tree was discovered by the track men and the portion of it that lay on the track was removed. In falling, the tree in some manner injured tne track, probably by spreading  tne rails. This was not noticed by the track men. When passenger train No 4 reached the place the next morning, the train was ditched. The engine, a car loaded with wood and the baggage car was thrown from the track, but no one was injured.  The  track was cleared in time to allow the mail train to arrive here only a few minutes late.  DSS and A Passenger MH and O
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Mar. 19, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1887-03-19