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Accident at Welwyn Garden City on 15th June 1935

Accident Summary

Accident at Welwyn Garden City on 15th June 1935

Location

Welwyn Garden City

Train Operator

London & North Eastern Railway

Primary Cause

Signaller error

Secondary Cause

Inadequate signalling arrangements

Result

Rear collision, derailment

14 fatalities, 81 injured

Accident Investigation Status

This accident has been the subject of a published formal accident investigation, which you will find below.

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view document PDF (1.3Mb download)Accident Returns: Extract for Accident at Welwyn Garden City on 15th June 193515th Aug 1935

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