John Kelley

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John Kelley - Drowned in s Mine. POTT8TII.I.B, Pa., June 30....
Drowned in s Mine. POTT8TII.I.B, Pa., June 30. A singular fatal acel dent occurred at the Black Diamond colliery, near Minersville, this afternoon. Two miners named Abbott Russell and John Kelley were engaged in tapping the water from an old breast when a great volume of water suddenly burst in, drowning both men and completely flooding the mine, rendering the Immediate recovery of the bodies impracticable. impracticable.

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  1. The Philadelphia Inquirer,
  2. 01 Jul 1886, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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