Shenandoah, PA Two Miners Killed, Aug 1890

Courier Journal newspaper, Louisville, KY - August 3, 1890

Shenandoah, PA - Aug. 2 - JOHN O. BOYLE and CHARLES MULHERN were instantly killed this morning in the shaft of Packer colliery, No. 5, at Rappahanock, operated by the Lehigh Valley Coal Company. The engineer lowered instead of hoisting the cage, and the two miners were crushed in the bottom.