Morrisey, BC Carbonado Mine Explosion, Nov 1904
FOURTEEN MINERS KILLED.
DISASTER CAUSED BY EXPLOSION IN THE CARBONADO MINES NEAR MORRISEY, B.C.
St. Paul, Minn., Nov. 18. -- A dispatch from Fernie, B.C., says fourteen miners were killed at the Carbonado mines near Morrisey this afternoon as a result of a terrific explosion of coal gas.
The disaster occurred in No. 1 mine, ten miles west of Fernie.
The work of rescue was kept up all afternoon, and all the bodies have been recovered.
The dead are:
ANTON HROUDSO, and his brother,
The New York Times New York 1904-11-19