The report on a collision between a mineral train and a stationary passenger train, waiting at a junction.
This document was published on 22nd August 1872 by Board of Trade.
It was written by Major Gen. C. S. Hutchinson.
This item is linked to the Accident at Holytown Junction on 15th July 1872
The original document format was Bound Volume, and comprised 2 pages.
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"The passenger train had been standing for seven to ten minutes when it was run into by the tender of a down mineral train. The blow was a pretty smart one, the buffer castings between the engine and tender and of five carriages of the passenger train having been broken."
15th September 1870
Accident Returns: Extract for Accident at Tamworth on 14th September 1870
22nd August 1872
Accident Returns: Extract for the Accident at Holytown Junction on 15th July 1872
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30th August 1889
Regulation of Railways Act
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