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Accident at Shrewsbury on 15th October 1907

Accident Summary

Accident at Shrewsbury on 15th October 1907
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Location

Shrewsbury

Train Operator

London & North Western Railway

Primary Causes

No firm conclusion, fatigue or stress

Secondary Cause

None

Result

Derailment

18 fatalities, 61 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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Related Documents

Link  [?] Document Date
view document PDF (19.4Mb download)Accident Returns: Extract for the Accident at Shrewsbury on 15th October 190712th Feb 1908

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Centenary of rail accident marked 17:45 on 14th Oct 2007

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