Report of the State Inspector of Coal Mines; Biennial Publication Volume 11-16

Report of the State Inspector of Coal Mines; Biennial Publication Volume 11-16

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ... Bottom Ford Slope, New Castle: Thos. Marshall, age 20, occupation motorman. Compound fracture of right leg between knee and ankle. July 14th--Pacific Coast Coal Co., Burnett: Matt Wisti, age 4:0, occupation miner. Fracture of bones of leg below knee. Injured by fall of coal. July 19th--Northwestern Improvement Co., Pillar 68, Melmont: Bob Johnson, age 29, occupation miner. Right arm broken. Injured by fall of cap rock. July 20th--Northwestern Improvement Co., No. 1 Extension, Cle Elum: Mike Pana, age 19, occupation miner. Left leg fractured. Injured by fall of rock. July 24th--Pacific Coast Coal Co., blacksn1ith's shop, Gem Mine, Franklin: E. H. Richards, age 54:, occupation timberman. Right leg broken above ankle. Was helping to bend sixinch pipe when it fell, injuring him as stated. July 30th--Northwestern Improvement Co., Mine No. 7, Cle Elum: Steve Roich, age 28, occupation miner. Hip injured by fall of rock. age 40, occupation miner. He was given a Clanney safety lamp with instructions to use no open lights. He went into working place with open light, igniting gas and causing explosion in which his face, arms, neck and chest were burned. He was also knocked down chute and two ribs fractured. Aug. 9th--Denny Renton Clay & Coal Co., Shaft Bottom, Taylor: Wm. Frandi, age 32, occupation miner. Left arm caught between timber and rock and broken above wrist. Aug. 22d--Coast Coal Co., Gangway, Pittsburg: Peter Milin, age 25, occupation driver. Bruised and side hurt. Tried to stop car by bracing his body against it. Car's momentum swept him under and he was dragged about 20 feet and injured as stated. Aug. 27th--Commonwealth Coal Co., No. 29 Pillar, VVilkeson: Frank Angeline, age 21, occupation miner. Dislocation of more

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  • Paperback | 182 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 336g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236933680
  • 9781236933683