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Accident at Cockett Tunnel on 19th June 1899

Accident Summary


Cockett Tunnel

Train Operator

Great Western Railway

Primary Cause

Ground dewatering

Secondary Cause



Tunnel collapse

0 fatalities, 0 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 Cockett Tunnel on 19th June 189915th Aug 1899

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