PlaceUllesthorpe, Leicestershire (1)
Date16 Feb, 1851,
Railway Companyn/k
No of Fatalities1
Cause of AccidentFell under train
Brief description of eventsVictim was driver of engine. A steam pipe burst and because he had been badly scalded in a similar incident, the victim climbed over the tender and fell between it and the first carriage.
Source/Bibliography/Further ReadingWeekly Dispatch, 23rd February 1851
WILKINSON; William; Train driver; Left wife and six children