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"Railway accident, c 1890."

3 5 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 27cm


"The locomotive has come off the track and fallen under a bridge. A mobile crane has been put in place to lift the locomotive off the road below. Accidents could be caused for a number of reasons, for example by locomotives having inadequate brakes or by head-on collisions because the points or signals had not been altered. "

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