Accident occurred upon the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic, 1887-12-17

Transcription of report from the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company, Dec. 17, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription from Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company, Dec. 17, 1887., Accident Report - December  17,  1887.  An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Ishpeming on the 17th day of December 1887 at 930 o'clock A. M. caused  by  Richard  Nugent, brakeman with switch engine in Ishpeming yard losing a portion of middle finger on right h and .  He  was pulling pin between engine and ore car no. 992, when engine slacked back; his finger caught between pin and dead wood taking off  a portion. He was off work 3 weeks, but is again on duty.  A. Watson, General Superintendent.
Abstract/Description: Transcription of report from the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company, Dec. 17, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1887-12-17