During the winter the ore hoisted from pits seven

Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), May 7, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), May 7, 1887., Source: The Mining Journal Marquette, Mi. May 7, 1887  Saturday   Negaunee - During the  winter the ore hoisted from pits seven and eight of the Jackson mine, were stacked near the DSS and A main line.  A wall was built of the heavier chunks and traces were used, but some snow or ice must have packed into the wall, for Wednesday morning the stockpile caved outward on to the South Shore main line and the C and NW Spur. Some of the early ore trains on the DSS and A were necessarily detained and until the ore was removed and the work of loading the cars was hindered. Otherwise no damage was caused by the all [*] of ore.  Jackson Iron Co. C and NW DSS and A
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), May 7, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1887-05-07