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Worker Falls 95 Feet From Elevator Top 
Newspapers  "Worker Falls 95 Feet From Elevator Top," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Sep 1927  Frederick S. Kersey ; Elevator D Full text available on microfilm
Oiler Killed Instantly In Elevator 'B' 
Newspapers  "Oiler Killed Instantly In Elevator 'B'," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Nov 1927  Bernard Masterson ; Elevator B Full text available on microfilm
Scaffold Breaks, 2 Killed 
Newspapers  "Scaffold Breaks, 2 Killed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Nov 1927  Henry Lawlor ; Hubert Ellison ; United Grain Growers Elevator ; Current River Full text available on microfilm
Double Fatality Accidental, Jury Finds At Inquest 
Newspapers  "Double Fatality Accidental, Jury Finds At Inquest," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Nov 1927  Henry Lawlor ; Hubert Ellison ; United Grain Growers Elevator ; Current River Full text available on microfilm
Jas. M'Gee Is Killed While At Work 
Newspapers  "Jas. M'Gee Is Killed While At Work," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Dec 1928  James McGee ; Pool Terminal Elevator Number 6 ; Pool No.6 Full text available on microfilm
Man Smothered At Bottom Of Elevator Bin 
Newspapers  "Man Smothered At Bottom Of Elevator Bin," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Dec 1927  Joseph Benonski ; Grand Trunk Pacific Elevator Full text available on microfilm
Fort William Man Drops Dead 
Newspapers  "Fort William Man Drops Dead," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 4 Dec 1914  James Sibbald Full text available on microfilm
Terminal Is Wrecked By Terrific Explosion 
Newspapers  "Terminal Is Wrecked By Terrific Explosion," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Aug 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; One of the worst disasters on Lakehead history ; At least 11 Dead ; At Least 32 Injured ; List of names of injured ; Robert Elder (deceased) ; Vernon Rogers (deceased) ; Fred Bramwell (deceased) ; William Henry Hodgkinson (deceased) ; Philip Valley...
14 Dead And 6 Missing In Explosion; 37 Are Listed Injured In Elevator Disaster 
Newspapers  "14 Dead And 6 Missing In Explosion; 37 Are Listed Injured In Elevator Disaster," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Aug 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; One of the worst disasters on Lakehead history ; 14 Dead ; At Least 37 Injured ; List of names of injured ; Robert Elder (deceased) ; Vernon Rogers (deceased) ; Fred Bramwell (deceased) ; Ross Insley (deceased) ; William Henry Hodgkinson (deceased) ;...
Elevator Blast Death Toll Is Now 16 
Newspapers  "Elevator Blast Death Toll Is Now 16," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Aug 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; One of the worst disasters on Lakehead history ; 16 Dead ; At Least 37 Injured ; List of names of injured ; Robert Elder (deceased) ; Vernon Rogers (deceased) ; Fred Bramwell (deceased) ; Ross Insley (deceased) ; William Henry Hodgkinson (deceased) ;...
Inspector Barr Is Killed In C.P.R. Elevator At Fort 
Newspapers  "Inspector Barr Is Killed In C.P.R. Elevator At Fort," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 28 Jul 1915  James Barr (deceased) ; Canadian Pacific Railway elevator ; Elevator B ; CPR Elevator 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
J. MacGoldrick 18th Victim Of Elevator Blast 
Newspapers  "J. MacGoldrick 18th Victim Of Elevator Blast," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Aug 1945, p. 1  John MacGoldrick (deceased) ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; William Climie (injured) ; Hubert McCallum (deceased) ; Grain elevator explosions Full text available on microfilm
Elevator Blast Loss Estimated At Near Million 
Newspapers  "Elevator Blast Loss Estimated At Near Million," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Aug 1945, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; Damage report Full text available on microfilm
Elevator Explosion Inquest Opens 
Newspapers  "Elevator Explosion Inquest Opens," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Sep 1945, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; 22 victims of explosion ; Inquest into the deaths of Louis Dark, Sam Plaksy and Ernest Sutton ; Witnesses to testify Full text available on microfilm
Experts Say Blast Started In Basement 
Newspapers  "Experts Say Blast Started In Basement," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 12 Sep 1945, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; 22 victims of explosion ; No sabotage suspected Full text available on microfilm
Award Firemen Medals For Bravery At Elevator Blast 
Newspapers  "Award Firemen Medals For Bravery At Elevator Blast," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Jan 1946, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; 22 victims of explosion ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Walter Pascoe ; Roy McLennan ; Both awarded King's Police and Fire Services Medals Full text available on microfilm
Port Arthur Firemen Awarded Medals 
Newspapers  "Port Arthur Firemen Awarded Medals," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Jan 1946, p. 3  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; 22 victims of explosion ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Walter Pascoe ; Roy McLennan ; Both awarded King's Police and Fire Services Medals ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Rebuilt Pool Elevator Soon In Operation 
Newspapers  "Rebuilt Pool Elevator Soon In Operation," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Mar 1949, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain elevator explosions ; Grain elevator to be operational ; Rebuilt elevator Full text available on microfilm
Elevator Worker Is Smothered In Grain 
Newspapers  "Elevator Worker Is Smothered In Grain," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Jun 1952, p. 1  Grain Elevator accident ; Cosimo Curciarello (deceased) ; Smothered to death ; Manitoba Pool Elevator No.6 ; Port Arthur ; Alex Julachek (witness) Full text available on microfilm
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