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HE CAVING BLOCKS VALLEY CUT - OFF TRACKS Traffic on the cut - off branch of the Lhigtt Tfcltsy - rallnoad has been block ed since four o'clock yesterday after noon, when extensive cavings over tho workings of the Barnuin mine, near Foote avenue, Duryea, dropped about 150 feet of the tracx, allowing it to settle settle from four to six feet. AH freight traffic is being sent over the back track, between Fairview and Sugar Xotch, through Wilkesbarre. A large force of men and agravel train have been working at the cave since yesterday yesterday afternoon, and it is expected that traffic will - be resumed over the cutoff cutoff by six o'clock this afternoon. V

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  1. Pittston Gazette,
  2. 10 Mar 1916, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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