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The provisional report on the derailment of a freight train at Maidstone East in 1993.
Please note that the names of some members of staff in this report have been redacted by the Office of Rail Regulation.
This document was published in 1993 by Health and Safety Executive.
It was written by an unknown author.
This item is linked to the Accident at Maidstone East on 6th September 1993
The original document format was Paper, and comprised 7 pages.
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"I report for the information of HM Chief Inspecting Officer of Railways the results of my preliminary inquiries into the derailment of 6M57, the 01.20 hrs freight train from Dover Town Yard to Willesden Brent Sidings."
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