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    Fatal Railway Accidents, Staff & Public; Collisions / Derailments / Boiler explosions etc

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  1. ANOTHER RAILWAY ACCIDENT. THE FIREMAN KILLED AND THE ENGINE DRIVER'S BACK BROKEN. MELBOURNE, Thursday.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Friday 4 April 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Another fatal accident occurred about half a mile beyond the Sunbury railway station at 3 o'clock this morning. A special goods train from 164 words
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  2. EXPLOSION OF AN ENGINE-BOILER. Melbourne, August 17.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 18 August 1887 p 5 Article
    Abstract: An explosion occurred this evening near Taradale Railway Station, owing to the bursting of the boiler of an engine of the goods train. Peter McEwan, ... 124 words
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  3. SHOCKING RAILWAY ACCIDENT A LINE REPAIRER KILLED INSTAN TANEOUSLY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 30 July 1894 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday afternoon a dreadful railway accident happened on the Kerang and Sw[?] Hill railway, by which a line repairer [?] William Robson met with ... 377 words
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  4. Facts V Scraps
    The Australasian Sketcher with Pen and Pencil (Melbourne, Vic. : 1873 - 1889) Saturday 25 February 1882 p 58 Article
    Abstract: THE estate of the late Mr. Jas. Henty was sworn at,£73,947. Up to February 11 the rainfall this year was only 0'32in. against 2 62in., the average fo ... 4654 words
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    2015-05-30 23:31:18.0

    Death - Joseph Day - 'Watchman' @ Taradale

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  5. NEW ZEALAND.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 25 November 1862 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The following are amongst the latest items of intelligence:- "As already mentioned the old diggings were again been drained of a portion of their 2889 words
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  6. ACCIDENTS AND OFFENCES.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 15 June 1874 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A laborer named John M'Mahon, 53 years of age, was killed on the railway, near Ravenswood, by the 10.50 down goods train to Sandhurst on the 18th ult ... 1592 words
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  7. Items in Brief.
    Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative (NSW : 1890 - 1954) Thursday 6 May 1909 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Janet Lady Clarke died in Melbourne last week. Speaking at a Dreadnought meeting in Goulburn last week, Mr. G. 2432 words
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    2015-07-11 13:04:54.0

    Milburns Appeal Case - Upheld

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  8. THE SUNBURY BOILER EXPLOSION. Thursday evening.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Friday 18 April 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The city coroner, Dr Youl, to-day resumed the inquiry into the death of the fireman, Robert Hutchison, who was killed in the boiler explosion which o ... 556 words
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  9. Advertising
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Monday 14 November 1859 p 3 Advertising
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    2016-11-22 15:34:41.0

    James Glass Dod Fractured Skull on Railway - Enginedriver?

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  10. TASMANIA.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Monday 24 October 1859 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We have later news from Tasmania : from Launceston to the 17th, and Hobart Town to the 19th instant. There is nothing in the Hobart Town papers worth ... 1545 words
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    2016-11-22 15:57:21.0

    Edwd HART - boy on tipping spoil @ Taradale

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  11. MAGISTERIAL INQUIRIES. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 30 July 1859 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Musgrove W. Anderson, P.M., held an inquiry yesterday (in the absence of the District Coroner), at the Buckeye Hotel, Ravenswood, on the body of ... 594 words
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    2016-11-22 16:32:48.0

    Death of R. Kenyon @ Ravenswood

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  12. News of the Week.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 24 December 1859 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the St. Kilda Municipal Council on Wednesday evening, the following motion was introduced:—"That the Council consider the question of remitting to ... 2429 words
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    2016-11-22 16:41:06.0

    Contractor @ Sunbury killed by sleeper

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