Fairford History Society

A CHRISTMAS RAILWAY TRAGEDY

by Chris Hobson (FHS Occasional Paper No 5)
Price £1.00OC5 Railway Tragedy

On Christmas Eve in 1874 a mother and her two children caught the train from Fairford station for a festive holiday in the West Midlands. Sadly, they never completed their journey. This new occasional paper (printed in A5 format) tells the story of one of the most dreadful accidents in British railway history.

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