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Details of the Accident

Place Grantham area (Construction of GNR railways)
Date 1851,
Railway Company Great Northern Railway and contractors
No. of Fatalities 2
Cause of Accident Various - please see description
Description This list includes people who died during the construction of the railway, for which details aren't yet available

Sources/Further Reading

  • Grantham and Railways, Frank Cossey (1983, Bygone Publications, ISBN 0906338 12 3)

List of Fatalities

1 of the 2 fatalities that have been identifed so far are listed in the table below together with brief notes on any other information found

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
BALDWIN William Railway construction worker Grantham, LIN 1851/Jun Grantham 14 289