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Railway Disaster SitesICE Katastrophe - Eschede, Niedersachsen, Deutschland

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Bei dem ICE-Unglück 1998 verloren von den 287 Passagieren, 101 ihr Leben. Bei dem ICE-Unglück 1998 verloren von den 287 Passagieren, 101 ihr Leben.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kishin

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesCrescent City Rail Disaster 1970 - Crescent City, IL

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On Father's Day, June 22, 1970, a train derailed in the small town of Crescent City, Illinois. Several tanker cars of propane exploded, destroying most of downtown and many homes. This memorial is beside Hwy 24 and the railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/8/2014

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesCN derailment in Montreal - Montréal, Québec, Canada

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CN derailment in Montreal is located in Montréal, Québec, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 3/25/2014

last visited: 7/24/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesNorfolk Southern Grain Car Derailment - Delaware, Ohio

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Around 1:45pm 3/4/2014 approximately 35 cars on a southbound Norfolk Southern train derailed outside of Delaware, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr. 0

location: Ohio

date approved: 3/8/2014

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster Sites17 Jul 2013 train collision & derailment -- UPRR at US 183, Hays KS

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On 16 July 2013 two Union Pacific trains collided head-on on the same track in Hays KS. Thanks to Heaven, NO ONE WAS KILLED

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 8/8/2013

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Railway Disaster SitesLe désastre du Pont Noir-Beloeil-Québec, Canada

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Catastrophe au pont ferroviaire de Belœil!Disaster railway bridge Belœil!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 7/19/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesHelsinki Central Railway Station - Helsinki, Finland

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At least four serious train accidents occured here, one in 1926, another in 1944 and two others in 1990 & 2010.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Finland

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: 6/28/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesBrit Craft Memorial -- Atchison KS

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A small carved granite monument to famed Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad engineer Brit Craft near the depot that he was based out of in downtown Atchison KS. The actual disaster site is near Glen Elder KS around N 39 31.273; W 098 22.976

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 4/24/2013

last visited: 3/15/2013

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Railway Disaster Sites1951 Kansas River ATSF Bridge Collapse -- Topeka KS

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This former Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe RR truss bridge over the Kansas River was built in 1920, washed out in 1951, and restored to service in 1953.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 4/24/2013

last visited: 3/14/2013

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Railway Disaster Sites1956 Train collision, Bielefeld, Germany

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On May 28, 1956, a class 92 shunter flank tripped a 4-unit class VT33 railcar on a bridge spanning a street at Bielefeld main station. Two of the railcar units were thrown to their sides and 72 passengers were injured, but luckily all survived.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kittyposse

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 12/23/2012

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesSchiedam - The Netherlands

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The Schiedam train disaster took place in the Netherlands on 4 May 1976 near the station Schiedam Rotterdam-West

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member superstein

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: 9/11/2012

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Railway Disaster SitesCSX Coal Train Derailment - Ellicott City, MD

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An 80-car CSX train carrying 9,000 tons of coal derailed in downtown Ellicott City at 12:02 AM on August 21, 2012.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: 3/30/2013

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Railway Disaster SitesWreck At The Fat Nancy - Orange VA

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One of Virginia's worst train wrecks occurred at the Fat Nancy trestle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesTRAX train derailed after colliding with truck - Salt Lake City, Utah

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TRAX train derailed after colliding with truck

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Simpsons

location: Utah

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: 4/2/2013

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Railway Disaster SitesQuintinshill Rail Disaster - Gretna Green, Scotland

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A memorial to the victims of the Quintinshill Rail Disaster is located on the grounds of the Famous Blacksmith Shop in Gretna Green, Scotland. The rail disaster site is visible from this marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Southern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/7/2012

last visited: 9/7/2012

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Railway Disaster SitesThe Oak Lane Rail Crash 1944 - Newington, Kent, UK.

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A railway disaster caused by a V1 flying bomb strike on a railway bridge, Newington, Kent, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/17/2012

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesHinton Rail Crash - 1986 - Hinton, Alberta

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The Hinton train collision occurred at 8:40 am on February 8, 1986. Twenty-three people died and 95 others sustained injuries in a collision between a Canadian National (CN) freight train and a VIA Rail Canada passenger train near Hinton, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 3/4/2012

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesRailway Accident - Leonard, Ontario

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This railway accident took place on 21 August 1964 in Leonard, Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 12/29/2011

last visited: 4/7/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesGranville-Paris Express 1895 - Paris, France

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Paris Montparnasse was the location of a famous stream train crash in 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/24/2011

last visited: 8/20/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesWillow Creek Slide Disaster

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An avalanche, Feb 10, 1903, swept away part of a 300 ft high trestle. An engine plunged 80 feet and was buried in 30 feet of snow; a passenger car dangled over open space; and a caboose with 8 people dropped into deep snow.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hyperheidi

location: Idaho

date approved: 10/3/2011

last visited: 10/7/2012

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Railway Disaster SitesAcidente na Linha do Tua - Brunheda, Portugal

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This train derailment occurred in Tua line, in August 22, 2008

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Vila Real, Portugal

date approved: 9/27/2011

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesAccident impliquant un autobus scolaire et un train - Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC

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Commémoration d'un accident impliquant un autobus scolaire et un train qui a fait 20 victimes en 1966. La plaque commémorative est érigée près de la maison Valois au parc Valois de Vaudreuil-Dorion à environ 800 mètres du lieu de l'accident.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 4/27/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesRailway Disaster - Aug 8, 2008 – Studénka, Czech Republic

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A train accident of an express train EuroCity 108 Comenius on route from Kraków, Poland to Prague, Czech Republic

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Moravskoslezsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Railway Disaster SitesThe Morrisburg, Ontario CN Derailment of 2010

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A Train Derailment that Occurred in Morrisburg, Ontario in March 2, 2010

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Canadianzombie

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 4/19/2014

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Railway Disaster SitesCamp Mountain Derailment - 1947 - QLD, Australia

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The 1947 Camp Mountain derailment remains the worst train disaster in the state of Queensland, Australia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member fathrtime

location: Queensland, Australia

date approved: 8/1/2011

last visited: 1/2/2012

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