East Saginaw, IN Boiler Explosion, Jun 1883
Blown to Atoms.
East Saginaw, June 1.---The shingle mill of G V Turner & Sons. eight miles below this city, was blown to atoms at 8 30 o'clock this morning by the explosion of a boiler The following persons were killed
WILL G V TURNER, engineer
HERMAN GOULDING, fireman.
JOHN McDOWELL, night watchman.
J L Turner and Rose Plew were seriously injured and Orlando Seiders and Peter Nelson were slightly hurt. The cause of the explosion is not known. Damage, $5,000
Fort Wayne Weekly Sentinel, Fort Wayne, IN 6 Jun 1883