Updated 24th Jun
On This Day in History - 1938: The London & North East Railways' locomotive 'Mallard' breaks the world rail speed record by travelling at 126mph
90 fatalities, 176 injured
This accident has been the subject of a published formal accident investigation, which you will find below.
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|Report On The Collision That Occurred On 4th December, 1957 Near Lewisham In The Southern Region British Railways...||15th Jun 1958|
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|Lewisham rail crash service held||13:15 on 2nd Dec 2007|
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