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Train Derailment in the Manawatu Gorge

Train Derailment in the Manawatu Gorge
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Title
Train Derailment in the Manawatu Gorge
Content partner
Palmerston North City Library
Collection
Manawatū Heritage
Description

This photograph shows the retrieval of the derailed freight engine KA 951, derailed into the Manawatu Gorge. The accident happened 20 August 1946. Two of the three crewmen were killed - B. Craighead and the fireman, R. Hoskins, while the guard, R Maitland, escaped. Three wagons and the engine fell into the flooded river.Two of the three crewmen were killed in this accident

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Date created
01 January 1946
URL
https://manawatuheritage.pncc.govt.nz/item/b11d2652-1fb5-4273-8f94-5c5634a3f6be
Locations
The Gorge, Manawatu
Related subjects
accident / fatal / photographs / r 49 / railway / railways / slip

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