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Accident at Oakenhead Bridge on 23rd April 1857

Accident Summary


Oakenhead Bridge

Train Operator

Morayshire Railway

Primary Cause

Inadequate rules

Secondary Cause

Brake failure



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 (0.8Mb download)Accident Returns: Extract for the Accident at Oakenhead Bridge on 23rd April 18576th Jun 1857

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