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Details of the Accident

Place Llantrisant and Treforest (Between)
Date Saturday 12th August 1893
Railway Company Taff Vale Railway
No. of Fatalities 13
Cause of Accident Mechanical Failure
Description A hidden flaw caused an engine-spring to come adrift and derail the train.

Sources/Further Reading

  • http://www.trackbed.com/companies/t/tvr/dsmbarrie/tvr_dsmbarrie.htm

List of Fatalities

0 of the 13 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