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Accident at Wrawby Junction on 9th December 1983

Accident Summary

Accident at Wrawby Junction on 9th December 1983


Wrawby Junction

Train Operator

British Railways (Eastern Region)

Primary Causes

Signaller error, insecure points

Secondary Cause

Driver error


Sidelong collision, derailment

1 fatality, 3 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 (0.3Mb download)Report on the Collision that occurred on 9th December 1983 at Wrawby Junction in the Eastern Region British Railways...19th Mar 1985

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