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Railway accident at Rickerscote

Great Britain. Railway Inspectorate.

Railway accident at Rickerscote

a report of the investigation into the derailment of a freighttrain and the subsequent collision with a travelling post office train on 8 March 1996.

by Great Britain. Railway Inspectorate.

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Published by HSE Books in Sudbury .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21688054M
ISBN 10071761171X

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Railway accident at Rickerscote by Great Britain. Railway Inspectorate. Download PDF EPUB FB2

On 8 Marcha Transrail freight train travelling from Mossend in Glasgow to Willesden in London, derailed after an axle on a wagon carrying liquid carbon dioxide failed due to fatigue at Rickerscote miles ( km) south of Stafford.

Almost immediately after the derailment, a Travelling Post Office mail train hauled by a Rail Express Systems British Rail Class 86 electric locomotive Location: Stafford, Staffordshire.

Railway Accident at Rickerscote: A Report of the Investigation into the Derailment of a Freight Train and the Subsequent Collision with a Travelling Post Office Train on 8 March Document Summary The report into the collision between a derailed freight train and a travelling post office train at Rickerscote, near Stafford.

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The train crash at Stafford on 4 Augustresulted in the death of a train driver and injuries to 36 people. The pm empty coaching stock train from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham Soho TMD ran into the rear of the pm express passenger train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penzance, which was standing in platform 4 at Stafford empty train was signalled to draw up behind.

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At on Friday March 8a short distance south from the point where the West Coast Main Line diverges at Stafford into its Birmingham and Trent Valley routes, a Mossend-Willesden freight train operated by Transrail was making its way southbound towards Wolverhampton.

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