Fatal Train Crash Near Warrington 1934

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    Full title reads: "FATAL TRAIN CRASH - near Warrington."

    Warrington, Lancashire.

    Various shots of the debris - derailed train engine and cars - steel, wood, wheels and glass laying scattered around. Several people looking on. The train crash happened when the the London - Blackpool train collided with a local motor train.

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    01:46:07:00 / 01:47:02:00
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  • I believe this is the accident at Winwick Junction on 28th September 1934.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=101

    patrick_smyth 7th Aug 2013

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