Hither Green Coal Train Disaster

By David Morgan

 


16th December 1987

 

The East Wimbledon Depot 76t Crane waits whilst re-railing gangs consider the next move. David Morgan

 


16th December 1987

 

As darkness begins to fall the East Wimbledon Depot 76t Crane begins to lift a mangled set of buffer stops

from the wreckage. David Morgan

 


16th December 1987

 

A view showing some of the de-railed wagons two were transferred to the Down Yard where they were eventually

cut up. David Morgan

 


16th December 1987

 

Another view of 73139 on the East Wimbledon Depot Breakdown Train as clean up operations continue into the

evening. David Morgan

 


 

Pictures and text copyright David Morgan

 


 

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