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Fairhope, PA Train Accident, Jan 1909

B. & O. Brakeman Killed.

MEYERSDALE, Pa., Jan. 19.---Henry Lenhart, a Baltimore & Ohio brakeman, living at Rockwood, was knocked from a train yesterday afternoon at Fairhope, eight miles from here, run over and instantly killed. He leaves a widow and several children.

The Weekly Courier, Connellsville, PA 28 Jan 1909



article | by Dr. Radut