A set of notes on the events leading up to the triple collision at Harrow and Wealdstone in 1952.
These papers are from the Frank Cheevers collection. They were rescued from the skip by the late Inspector Bill Hay when the old Euston Division of the London Midland Region closed in the late 1980s. Bill passed them on to Frank, who now has custody of them and kindly loaned them to the archive for copying.
Please note that they are not presented in any particular order, and that some readers may find some of the details distressing, particularly the details of fatalities and injuries.
This document was published in October 1952 by British Railways (London Midland Region).
It was written by an unknown author.
This item is linked to the Accident at Harrow and Wealdstone on 8th October 1952
The original document format was Paper, and comprised 2 pages.
This document was kindly sourced from Frank Cheevers and is in our Meeting minutes & notes collection. It was added to the Archive on 31st July 2007.
This document is © BRB (Residuary) Ltd.
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Notes on the Order of Events leading up to the Harrow & Wealdstone Collision, 1952
Harrow & Wealdstone - Diagram of Signals Etc
8th October 1952
Train Register Entries for 8th October 1952
13th October 1952
Mishap at Harrow - Wednesday October 8th. Electric Lines.
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