IGNITING THE FLAME OF UNITY

THE HISTORY OF THE

BRIGHTON BRANCH OF A.S.L.E.F.

 

  

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Railway accidents on the London & Croydon Railway


Opened in 1839 and in July 1846 merged with other railways to form the London Brighton & South Coast Railway


Railway accidents on the London & Croydon Railway

Croydon on 7th December 1839

Dartmouth Arms on 5th February 1841

Sydenham on 17th December 1841

Anerley on 5th October 1844 No mention Enginemen POSTED

London Bridge on 7th October 1844

New Cross on 21st June 1845


Railway accidents on the London & Brighton Railway

Stoats Nest on 9th November 1839

Copyhold Cutting on 2nd October 1841 Involving drivers Charles Goldsmith & Samuel Jackson depot unknown POST

Dartmouth Road on Wednesday 2nd August 1843

Clayton Tunnel on Tuesday 17th October 1843

Maidstone Road on Wednesday 15th November 1843

Clayton Tunnel on 8th September 1845 involving Brighton driver James Carter POSTED



Railway accidents on the London, Brighton & South Coast Railway


Stoats Nest on 4th January 1847

Nutbourne on 31st May 1847

Brighton on 4th July 1847

New Cross on 12th July 1847

Keymer Junction on 11th October 1847

Croydon on 23rd May 1849

Croydon Junction on 1st March 1850 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

London Bridge on 6th December 1850

New Cross on 14th March 1851

Newmarket Arch Nr. Falmer on 6th June 1851 involving driver Samuel Jackson & fireman George Chase POSTED

Ford, Arun Bridge on 27th November 1851 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

East Croydon 11th February 1852 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Reigate Goods Station on 1st November 1852 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Brighton on 17th March 1853 driver John Young & firemen John Elliott depot unknown POSTED

New Cross on 13th August 1853

Balcombe Landslip on 20th October 1853 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Angmering - Littlehampton on 24th July 1854

East Croydon on 21st August 1854 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

London Bridge on 10th October 1855

Streatham - Lower Norwood on 1st October 1856

London Bridge on 1st May 1857 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Redhill Goods Station on 24th August 1857 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

New Cross on 5th February 1858 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Caterham Junction on 8th February 1858 no mention of Enginemen POSTED 

Three Bridges 12th April 1858 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Brighton Terminus on 27th November, 1858 no mention of Enginemen POSTED 

Chichester on 11th May 1859 Brighton Driver Stephen Clark & Fireman George Clare POSTED

Brighton Station on 21st August 1859 no mention of Enginemen POSTED

Falmer/Ashcombe 3rd October 1859 Driver James Jones & Fireman John Oliver. Driver, Charles Redding & Fireman 

Henry Temple depots unknown POSTED

Petworth 22nd October 1859

Bedingham Level Crossing 29th November 1859

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