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Subject:  Accidents  Year:  1916  Sort by:  Relevance
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W.F.A. Wilson killed by falling tree 
NewspapersText  "W.F.A. Wilson killed by falling tree," Grimsby Independent, 15 Nov 1916, p. 1  Newspaper located at the Grimsby Museum. Aged 65.
George Lohner missing in McArthur Township. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 26 Jan 1916, Section 1, p. 1 
Acme Gold Mines: Frank Kimsi dies in mine accident. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 22 Nov 1916, Section 1, p. 1 
Dome Mines Limited - fatal accident - Edwin Wallace 
NewspapersText  "Dome Mines Limited - fatal accident - Edwin Wallace," Porcupine Advance, 7 Jan 1916, Section 1, p. 2 
Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway - Freight train accident in Kelso 
NewspapersText  "Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway - Freight train accident in Kelso," Porcupine Advance, 27 Dec 1916, Section 1, p. 1 
Stevens - injured at Hollinger Mine 
NewspapersText  "Stevens - injured at Hollinger Mine," Porcupine Advance, 7 Jun 1916, Section 1, p. 1 
RAILWAY ACCIDENTS - Irving Astells dies in railway accident 
NewspapersText  "RAILWAY ACCIDENTS - Irving Astells dies in railway accident," Porcupine Advance, 13 Dec 1916, Section 1, p. 3 
RAILWAY ACCIDENTS - Freight train wrecked on T & NO Railway at Kelso 
NewspapersText  "RAILWAY ACCIDENTS - Freight train wrecked on T & NO Railway at Kelso," Porcupine Advance, 27 Dec 1916, Section 1, p. 1 
$150,000 Loss By Fire In Walsh Block Which Resisted Efforts Of The Firemen For Five Hours 
Newspapers  "$150,000 Loss By Fire In Walsh Block Which Resisted Efforts Of The Firemen For Five Hours," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 14 Jan 1916  Walsh Block ; St. Paul Street ; Property Damage ; Dominion Bank ; R.T. Shields ; A. Hodgins ; A. Morris Full text available on microfilm
Death List In Forest Fire Now 184 
Newspapers  "Death List In Forest Fire Now 184," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 31 Jul 1916  Cochrane, ON ; Northern Ontario ; Englehart to Cochrane and Abitibi to Hearst, Ontario Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 4 Jan 1916  Robert McFarlane (deceased) ; Western Terminal Grain Elevator ; Ruled accidental Full text available on microfilm
Finding Of Coroner's Jury On Killing Of Two Men In Ry. Wreck 
Newspapers  "Finding Of Coroner's Jury On Killing Of Two Men In Ry. Wreck," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Jan 1916  Railways ; Railway accidents ; Adam Holmes (deceased) ; George Leitch (deceased) ; David H. Leitch (deceased) ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Fort William railway yard Full text available on microfilm
Risks His Life To Rescue Cash 
Newspapers  "Risks His Life To Rescue Cash," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Jan 1916  Joseph Hendricks ; McLaughlin Street ; Proprietor of coal and wood yard ; Rescues coat containing money ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
Trains Crash In Snow Storm; Two Men Killed 
Newspapers  "Trains Crash In Snow Storm; Two Men Killed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Jan 1916  Railways ; Railway accidents ; West of Nipigon , ON ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Engineer W.H. Sterns of Schreiber, ON (deceased) ; Brakesman Connor (missing) Full text available on microfilm
Three Were Killed In Wreck 
Newspapers  "Three Were Killed In Wreck," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Jan 1916  Railways ; Railway accidents ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; West of Nipigon, ON ; W.H. Sterns of Schreiber (deceased) ; Robert J. McConkey (deceased) ; Third person identity unknown Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Jan 1916  Fire damage ; Finlayson Street ; John McGregor residence Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Corp. Seely (wounded) ; Enlisted in Fort William ; Invalided home ; 8th Battalion ; Eighth Battalion ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Full text available on microfilm
Walsh Block In Port Arthur Is Gutted By Fire 
Newspapers  "Walsh Block In Port Arthur Is Gutted By Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Jan 1916  Fire damage ; Walsh Block ; Estimated $100,000 in damage ; Port Arthur ; A. Hodgins ; R.T. Shields ; Dominion Bank ; Jackson and Company ; E.J.B. Dobie ; R.E. Mitchell ; Robert Pearson ; L.Fisher ; Sgt. R. Robinson Full text available on microfilm
Sixteen Cars Were Derailed 
Newspapers  "Sixteen Cars Were Derailed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Jan 1916  Railways ; Railway accidents ; Derailments ; Canadian Government Railroad ; West of Empire Avenue, Fort William Full text available on microfilm
The H.M.S. Victoria Boarding House Is Prey To Night Fire 
Newspapers  "The H.M.S. Victoria Boarding House Is Prey To Night Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Jan 1916  H.M.S. Victoria Boarding House ; Fort William landmark ; Bethune Street ; 14 members of 94th Battalion lodge at boarding house ; 94th Overseas New Ontario Battalion ; Great War ; World War I ; Blaze started in furnace room Full text available on microfilm
94th Notes 
Newspapers  "94th Notes," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Oct 1916  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; 94th Battalion ; 94th Overseas New Ontario Battalion ; Fire at H.M.S. Victoria Boarding House ; 14 members of 94th were lodging at boarding house ; Book donations from Percy Proudfoot ; Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Full text available on microfilm
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