WWRR Rock Cut October 7 1871

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WWRR Rock Cut October 7 1871 - " The excavators for the bed of the Wilmington...
" The excavators for the bed of the Wilmington and Western Railroad have reached an obstruction on Jonathan Mason's farm, in Mill Creek Hundred, Delaware, in the shape of a mammoth rock, which extends directly across the bed for one hundred feel, and whose altitude is Cfty - two feet. The way will have to be cut through this rock, and it will require some heavy blasting.

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  1. Reading Times,
  2. 07 Oct 1871, Sat,
  3. Page 4

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