RSS feed for new documents Latest Documents

view document PDF (4.3Mb download)

Added at 11:15 on 11th October by the Archivist

Rail Accident Report: Passenger trapped in a train door and dragged a short distance at Newcastle Central station - 5 June 2013

More on this document » accident »

view document PDF (2.0Mb download)

Added at 10:50 on 11th October by the Archivist

Rail Accident Report: Freight train derailment near Gloucester - 15 October 2013

More on this document » accident »

view document PDF (0.5Mb download)

Added at 10:16 on 9th September by Greg Morse

Accident Returns: Extract for the Accident at Redruth on 27th November 1856

More on this document » accident »

More new documents »

RSS feed for accident alerts Accident Alerts

accident map

Derailment at Porthkerry on 2nd October

Derailment involving unknown train operator
0 fatalities, 0 injuries

Our accident record  »

BBC news story added 06:15 on 2nd Oct 2014
Derailed train disrupts services »

 

Collision at Datchet on 16th September

Road vehicle collision involving South West Trains
0 fatalities, 0 injuries

Our accident record  »

BBC news story added 09:00 on 16th Sep 2014
Car crashes into train at crossing »

 


accident map

Fire at Walkergate on 11th August

Fire involving Tyne & Wear Metro
0 fatalities, 0 injuries

Our accident record  »

RAIB's accident record »

 

RSS feed for site news The RA Blog

the Archivist

Added at 19:27 on 19th August by the Archivist

Link to new historical mapping site

You may or may not be aware of a useful new resource for tracing the routes of current and historical railways in the UK and Ireland. Rail Map Online is building an accurate map of all past and present routes, and as such is useful when tracing ... more on this post »

 

Have Your Say

Does the franchise model just need technical changes or would a concession system be better?

or just view the results

Mailing List

Join our 1892 other members and sign up to receive the RA newsletter, with links to all new documents and other site news...

See how our privacy policy protects your address.

Donate

Please consider donating to help with our running costs.

Featured Item

view document PDF (13.5Mb download)

Automatic Open Level Crossings: A Review of Safety

More »

RA on Twitter

RSS feed for latest rail news Rail News

Rail defect theory after derailment

16:15 on 17th October

A defective rail probably caused the derailment of a freight train in the Vale of Glamorgan, an init...
More »

Man is killed at level crossing

20:45 on 16th October

Rail passengers face delays on the First Great Western route between Reading and Newbury after a dea...
More »

Tomatoes 'grow on filthy rail line'

17:15 on 16th October

Tomatoes are growing next to a railway line that is strewn with human waste, a transport union claim...
More »

More rail news »

Please note that the Railways Archive is not responsible for the content of external websites.

Back to top