PlaceAylesbury, Buckinghamshire (1)
Date23 Dec, 1904, 3.38 a.m.
Railway CompanyGreat Central Railway
No of Fatalities4
Cause of AccidentExcessive speed
Brief description of eventsThe driver of the 2.45 am express from Marylebone failed to slow down for a curve in thick fog, the train left the track and the wooden carriages disintegrated when they collided with the platform.
Source/Bibliography/Further ReadingThe Times, 28th December 1904
The Times, 31st December 1904
BARNSHAW; Joseph; Train driver
n/k; Train fireman
n/k; Railway worker
n/k; Railway worker