Storm Damage to Telegraph Line


Publication: The Deseret News

Salt Lake City, Territory of Utah, United States
vol. XIV, no. 45, p. 353 (1), col. 4


At Canaan, New York, during a thunder storm, the telegraph lines were greatly injured. Poles were splintered into fire-wood, and the insulators hurled into the swamp, wires were melted, twisted, and destroyed; some pieces being put out of all shape and others charred to a coal.


Keywords:Storm Damage
Researcher notes:Although this article is on page one of this issue, it is page 353 of the volume year.
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Glenn Drummond
Date completed:January 20, 2010 by: Glenn Drummond;