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Details of the Accident

Place Strande Castle Level Crossing, Berkshire, England
Date Friday 6th January 1961
Railway Company British Railways (Western Region)
No. of Fatalities 2
Cause of Accident Struck by train
Description The 5.26 p.m. passenger train from Maidenhead to High Wycombe struck a van that was being driven over the crossing between Maidenhead and Cookham. The victims were the occupants of the van, one died at the scene, the other died of their injuries the next day.

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List of Fatalities

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Surname First Names Age Occupation Residence Notes GRO/SR/GRONI/GROIE Reference