York Sheffield Express Train Smash & Cuts 1926

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  • This seems to be the aftermath of the accident at Parkgate & Rawmarsh on 19th November 1926.
    For more info see: http://www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/eventsummary.php?eventID=1108

    patrick_smyth 6th Aug 2013

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