List of rail accidents (before 1880)

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17th century[edit]

1650[edit]

19th century[edit]

1815[edit]

1820s[edit]

1821[edit]

1827[edit]

1830s[edit]

1830[edit]

1831[edit]

1833[edit]

1837[edit]

Suffolk, Virginia collision

1838[edit]

1840s[edit]

1840[edit]

1841[edit]

1842[edit]

Versailles train disaster

1845[edit]

1846[edit]

1847[edit]

The Dee bridge after its collapse

1848[edit]

1850s[edit]

1851[edit]

1852[edit]

1853[edit]

Norwalk River, Connecticut.

1854[edit]

1855[edit]

1856[edit]

Camp Hill, Pennsylvania

1857[edit]

1858[edit]

Round Oak.

1859[edit]

South Bend, Indiana.

1860s[edit]

1860[edit]

1861[edit]

Wootton bridge after the crash

1862[edit]

1863[edit]

1864[edit]

Immigrant train runs through an open swing bridge near Beloeil, Quebec.

1865[edit]

Crash scene after the Staplehurst accident

1866[edit]

1867[edit]

Angola, New York
Bray, County Wicklow.

1868[edit]

1869[edit]

1870s[edit]

1870[edit]

1871[edit]

Bangor, Maine

1872[edit]

1873[edit]

Wood River Junction

1874[edit]

Shipton-on-Cherwell.

1875[edit]

Lagerlunda rail accident, 1875

1876[edit]

Ashtabula Bridge collapse.

1877[edit]

1879[edit]

Tay Bridge collapse.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wragg 2004, p. 46.
  2. ^ Balkwill & Marshall 1993, p. 219.
  3. ^ "Corrections and clarifications". London: The Guardian. 21 June 2008. Retrieved 2 May 2009. 
  4. ^ Derrick 1930, pp. 83-84.
  5. ^ Rolt & Kichenside 1982, p. 69.
  6. ^ Chandler 1977, p. page not cited.
  7. ^ "Accident on the Dover Railway" The Times (London). Tuesday, 29 July 1845. (18988), col A, p. 5.
  8. ^ "FEARFUL AND FATAL ACCIDENT ON THE SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY" The Times (London). Wednesday, 21 January 1846. (19139), col D, p. 5.
  9. ^ Rolt & Kichenside 1982, p. 176.
  10. ^ "Accident on the South-Eastern Railway" The Times (London). Thursday, 7 October 1852. (21240), col C, p. 7.
  11. ^ Earnshaw 1990, p. 2.
  12. ^ L. Wright (Photographer): Train wreck on the Providence Worcester Railroad near to Pawtucket, August 12, 1853, Rochester: George Eastman House; Photo: Trains! at The George Eastman House, kodak.com
  13. ^ Sinclair, Donald A. (10:2 (1947)). "Railroad Accident at Burlington in 1855". The Journal of the Rutgers University Library. pp. 46–54. 
  14. ^ Frank Leslie. "Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (1855-1922) (reprint)". 
  15. ^ "Fatal Railway Accident" The Times (London). Monsday, 23 June 1856. (22401), col B, p. 7.
  16. ^ Shepard 1857, pp. 1-52.
  17. ^ Trevena 1980, p. 7.
  18. ^ "THE ACCIDENT ON THE ERIE RAILWAY". The New York Times. August 22, 1864. Retrieved May 29, 2014. 
  19. ^ "Fatal Railroad accident". The Sunbury American. September 24, 1864. Retrieved May 29, 2014. 
  20. ^ "RAILROAD DISASTERS.; Frightful Accident on the Pennsylvania Railroad Twenty Persons Killed and Injured. SECOND DISPATCH. FURTHER PARTICULARS.". The New York Times. September 22, 1864. Retrieved May 29, 2014. 
  21. ^ Abdill 1959, p. 159.
  22. ^ Jackson 1986, pp. 65-66.
  23. ^ Trevena 1980, p. 8.
  24. ^ "Willow Tree Station". Arrt's Arrchives. Retrieved 1 June 2014. 
  25. ^ Perillo, John (January 3, 1990). Southern Dutchess News
  26. ^ Beitler, Stu. "Bangor, ME Train Through Bridge, Aug 1871". GenDisasters. Retrieved 1 June 2014. 
  27. ^ Grantham Journal. 5 April 1873. 
  28. ^ Hurtado, Julio. "La ruta fatal" (in Spanish). El Mercurio del Valparaiso. Retrieved 1 June 2014. 
  29. ^ Bengtsson 2007, pp. 213-15.
  30. ^ Rich & Whitehurst 1994, p. 29.
  31. ^ Hoole 1983, p. 13.
  32. ^ Trevena 1981, p. 4.

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