Clarksville, WV Jumped From Train, Sept 1891

Courier Journal newspaper, Louisville, KY - September 8, 1891

Clarksville, WV, September 7 - The extra stock train on the West Virginia and Pittsburg road ran wild down Buckhannon Mountain early this afternoon. The train was loaded with fine cattle. Seventy-six head were killed. Fireman Ramsburg jumped from the engine and was instantly killed.