PlaceStockton & Darlington Railway, Durham
Date  Jul, 1828,
Railway CompanyStockton and Darlington Railway
No of Fatalities1
Cause of AccidentBoiler exploded.
Brief description of eventsThe very first railway related death. Engine thought to be called "Stockton"
Source/Bibliography/Further ReadingBacktrack, Jul 2017 (passing reference)
GILLESPIE, John