PlaceAbbots Ripton, Huntingdonshire
Date23 Mar, 1907, 8.45 a.m.
Railway CompanyGreat Northern Railway
No of Fatalities1
Cause of AccidentHit on head by signal
Brief description of eventsVictim and another were loading bundles of sacks onto cart. Horse bolted at the approach of a train of empty wagons and he was thrown from the cart, hitting his head on a signal.
Source/Bibliography/Further ReadingOfficial Accident Report (1907)
CLARKE, Walter T., 14, Farm labourer, Employed by Mr T. Melling, farmer