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Details of the Accident

Place Whitfield, nr Glossop
Date Thursday 16th January 1840
Railway Company Great Central Railway
No. of Fatalities 1
Cause of Accident Landslip
Description Killed by a fall of earth on the railway. He was the first man in the Glossop Union to be killed on the railway.

Sources/Further Reading

  • Unknown Glossop newspaper

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), Statutory Register (Scotland), General Register Northern Ireland or Civil Registration for Ireland reference where this has been identified.

Surname First Names Age Occupation Residence Notes GRO/SR/GRONI/GROIE Reference
INGLEDEWJosiah52, His widow died 18731840/Mar Hayfield &c 19 452