The report on the collision of the Irish Mail with the buffer stops at London Euston in 1928.
This document was published on 27th March 1928 by Ministry of Transport.
It was written by Col. A. C. Trench.
This item is linked to the Accident at Euston on 29th February 1928
The original document format was Bound Volume, and comprised 3 pages.
This document was kindly sourced from David Bodicoat and is in our Accident reports collection. It was added to the Archive on 15th December 2008.
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"When the 12.13 a.m. up passenger train (Irish Mail) from Holyhead entered No. 1 arrival platform at Euston it came into collision with the hydraulic buffer stops at the end of the platform. As a result of the impact, 14 Post Office officials and 4 passengers suffered from minor injuries or shock; 4 of the former were taken to hospital for treatment, one of them being detained."
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