Accident Report, 1887-09-02
|Title:||Accident Report, 1887-09-02.|
Perron, Wesley E., contributor
Peter White Public Library, contributor
Mining Journal (Marquette, Mich.), creator
Superiorland Library Cooperative, contributor
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Physical Form:||notes (documents)|
|Abstract/Description:||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.
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
|Restrictions on Access:||In the public domain (https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/)|
|Is Part Of:||Wesley Perron Railroad collection. Identifier: SLC-017|