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Details of the Accident

Place Nutbourne
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.

Sources/Further Reading

  • 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
GREGORYJohn (Charles)28Locomotive driver, Formerly driver a on the Midland Railway