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    • Fatal accident

    • Railroads ; Falls (Accidents) ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company




    • Source: Iron Ore
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      June 6, 1891 Saturday


      Fatal Accident

      A sight that caused brave men to shudder was witnessed at
      the South Shore depot last Wednesday morning. The victim in
      this case was...
    • Slight derailment

    • Railroad accidents ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company



    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, MI
      Friday, March 5, 1891
      Negaunee

      A Slight Derailment

      The westbound freight train , due here at 5:08 pm in the
      afternoon was derailed just east of the Carp hill,...
    • Accident occurred upon the Duluth South

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • 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...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • 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...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Duluth, South Shore & Atlantio Railway
      Marquette, Mi. September 10, 1887.
      A. Watson, General Superintendent.

      Accident Report
      Yard engine while backing up from the yard to go on the ore
      dock with a train of loaded ore cars,...
    • Got his foot crushed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Septembr 24, 1887
      Saturday

      Got His Foot Crushed

      James Scanlon, aged about 15, met with an accident Saturday
      evening by which his foot was badly crushed. At 5:32 a...
    • Railroad velocipede-train

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [RAILROAD VELOCIPEDE-TRAIN ACCIDENT IN MARQUETTE COUNTY--1891]

      An ingenious Marquette county homesteader constructed a bicycle to fit the railroad, and had no end of fun with it until he went to sleep on it and was hit by a train. The...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - August 29, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic
      Railway near Seney station on the 27th day of Auguet 1887 at
      805 o'clock P.M. caused by:
      Brakeman Austin Hoban when attempting to get on...
    • Accident occurred on DSS&A near Negaunee

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - July 21, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Negaunee station on the 21st day of July 1887 at 450 o'clock P. M. caused by:

      Way freight train east bound failing to stop (as...
    • Accident occurred on DSS&A near Negaunee

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - July 4, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Negaunee on the 4th day of July 1887, caused by:

      Peter La Post (of Cascade, Mi.) passenger on special passenger train eastbound...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - November 2, 1887.

      An accident occurred upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near South Ishpeming station on the 2nd day of November 1887, at 430 o'clock P.M. caused by
      Brakeman John O'Connell getting little...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - October 29, 1887.

      An accident ocurred [* occurred] upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Ridge Siding, 6 miles east of Au Train station on the 29th day of October 1887, at 5 o'clock P.M. caused by Engineman...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - September 10, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic
      Railway at St. Ignace station on the 10th day of September 1887
      at 830 o'clock A.M. caused by:
      Yard engine while backing up from the...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - September 17, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway at negaunee station on the 17th day of September 1887 at 530 o'clock P. M. caused by:

      Boy named James Scanlon jumping on train...

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