Massillon, OH Willowbank Coal Mine Engine House Fire, Apr 1881


Special to the Gazette

MASSILLON, April 22. -- The engine house, blacksmith shop and locomotive house at Willowbank coal mine, No. 3, owned by Rhodes & Co., of Cleveland, was burned to the ground last night. The fire is supposed to have started in the engine room. Loss $5,000; insured.

Fort Wayne Daily Gazette, Fort Wayne, IN 23 Apr 1881