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Details of the Accident

Place Retford
Date Saturday 23rd August 1873
Railway Company Great Northern Railway
No. of Fatalities 3
Cause of Accident Collision
Description A Great Northern express fish-train cut through a Great Central excursion train on the flat-crossing

Sources/Further Reading

  • Views of Old Retford (Retford & District Historical and Archaeological Society, 1990)

List of Fatalities

0 of the 3 fatalities that have been identifed so far are listed in the table below together with brief notes on 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