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Details of the Accident

Place Prestwick
Date 25th December 1860, p.m.
Railway Company Glasgow, Paisley, Kilmarnock and Ayr Railway
No. of Fatalities 1
Cause of Accident Struck by train
Description For some unknown reason, the victim left the train he was on and was walking along the track when he was struck by the coal train from Ayr to Hurlford.

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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) or Statutory Register (Scotland) reference where this has been identified.

Surname First Names Age Occupation Residence Notes GRO/SR Reference
ELLIOTT Publican (Tenant) Portland Arms, Troon, AYR Previously he was a driver of the Ayr and Glasgow coach.