Vermont Phoenix
Vermont Phoenix
Contributed by Joan H. Bixby

Description: John Conroy, Killed.

Date: May 6 1910

Newspaper published in: Brattleboro, Vt.

Source: Library of Congress

Page/Column: Page 3


John Conroy, 40, was killed in one of the Nelson & Rising slate quarries
in South Poultney. He was at work in the bottom of the pit, when a
large boulder fell from the bank of the quarry, striking him in the
stomach and right hip. His leg was cut off close to the body and his
head injured. He died in a few moments. He leaves a wife and three small

Submitted: 01/28/13 (Edited 01/28/13)

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