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Details of the Accident

Place Dundee, Angus (Forfar), Scotland
Date Thursday 22nd July 1847, a.m.
Railway Company Dundee & Perth Railway
No. of Fatalities 1
Cause of Accident Derailment
Description Subsidence under track caused engine to sink. Carriages and luggage van were then derailed.

Sources/Further Reading

  • The Times, 26 Jul 1847 p6

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
CARGILLFarmernr Newcastle, NBL