Details of the Accident
|Date||Monday 31st May 1847, after 5.40 p.m.|
|Railway Company||London, Brighton & South Coast Railway|
|No. of Fatalities||1|
|Cause of Accident||Derailment|
|Description||Driver fell from locomotive and was run over by the train.|
- The Times, 2 Jun 1847 p7
- The Times, 3 Jun 1847 p8
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|
|GREGORY||John (Charles)||28||Locomotive driver||,||Formerly driver a on the Midland Railway|