Rail accident at Uttoxeter

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Description:A group of men survey the damage resulting from a rail accident at Uttoxeter station in 1890.

Although this section of the line was under the control of Uttoxeter engine shed, a heavy crane was called for from Stoke shed to assist with the removal of the wreckage.

This image is included by kind permission of the Churnet Valley Railway.


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North Staffordshire Railway steam locomotive
North Staffordshire Railway steam locomotive

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Uttoxeter station
Uttoxeter station

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Image courtesy of: Churnet Valley Railway

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Source: Churnet Valley Railway

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