Thursday, January 19, 2017

Fact of the Day: Hoover Deaths

The construction of the Hoover Dam took many lives. The first was a man named J. G. Tierney who was looking for an ideal spot for the dam. The last death was his son Patrick Tierney who fell from a tower. 

8 comments:

Ashley said...

how tragic.
it's amazing to see how many lives were taken in the construction of any sort of architecture.
i haven't visited your blog in a little while...i love the new look!

Christine said...

Strange and interesting fact.

RaeAbigael said...

how tragic. :(

Pat Hatt said...

Wow, that is weird. First and last.

stephen Hayes said...

That damn has been a monstrosity for that poor family.

Lowcarb team member said...

I never knew that.
So sad for the family.

All the best Jan

happyone said...

Oh that is sad.

Martha said...

Very tragic!