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Details of the Accident

Place Harrow on the Hill
Date 7th August 1838,
Railway Company
No. of Fatalities 1
Cause of Accident Run over by train
Description Both legs severed by railway train, died through loss of blood. (N.B. he died on the 7th August. Accident may have been some days before)

Sources/Further Reading

  • Gravestone - St Mary's the Virgin Church, Harrow on the Hill

List of Fatalities

The 1 fatalities are listed in the table below together with brief notes of any other information found so far.

The last column shows the General Register Office (England and Wales) or Statutory Register (Scotland) reference where this has been identified.

Surname First Names Age Occupation Residence Notes GRO/SR Reference
PORT Thomas 33 Hat manufacturer St. Pancras, LND Both legs severed. Bur. 11th August. Son of John Port, Burton upon Trent, STS. 1838/Sep Hendon 3 114