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Death Record of Peter Ritz Gatchee and Wm Jones 1855.
New York Times, May 15,1855
SHOCKING ACCIDENT AT ASHTABULA.
On Friday morning [May 11] at 1 1/2 o'clock, the emigrant train
from the East stopped at this depot to take on wood and water,
leaving the cars standing on the bridge. During the stop
two men got out on the bridge and fell from it, the distance of
about sixty feet. From appearance both were killed
instantly. They fell, one from the north, and the other
from the south side, between two and three rods apart. The
bodies were discovered about daylight. One was a German, named
PETER RITZ GATCHEE, aged 51. The other was from the
Isle-of-Man, named WM. JONES, aged 23. At this time of
writing, (Friday noon,) Coroner RATTLE is holding an
inquest on the bodies. This is not a matter of dollars and cents.
It is a matter of life and death to passengers, and let those
answer who are responsible. Is the leaving of trains in
such dangerous position, justified on any pretence? Let those
whose duty it is to attend to this, stand and hear the
wailings of that German wife, as she presses a dear child
to her bosom, vainly endeavoring to awaken a recognition in
the inanimate form of a husband and father; and witness the
suppressed grief of a brother, as he looks at the stalwart
form of his kindred, locked in the embrace of death before
Ashtabula Gazette, Saturday, May 12.
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