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Accident at Dingle on 23rd December 1901

Accident Summary

Accident at Dingle on 23rd December 1901

Location

Dingle

Train Operator

Liverpool Overhead Railway

Primary Cause

Electrical fault

Secondary Causes

Driver error, station staff error, inadequate fire precautions, flammable materials used in construction

Result

Fire

6 fatalities, unknown number of 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 (1.5Mb download)Accident Returns: Extract for the Accident at Dingle on 23rd December 190122nd Feb 1902

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