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Originally published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, February 28, 1893

The pit filled with water, very near a fatal accident

Work in the Franklin mines has been interrupted during the past week by water which has flooded the pit and far exceeded the capacity of the pump. Superintendent T.B. Corey has spent a part of the week at Franklin to assist Superintendent W.P. Williams to overcoming the difficulty. (more…)

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