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ALARMING ACCIDENT ON THE BLACKWALL…

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ALARMING ACCIDENT ON THE BLACK- WALL RAILWAY. On Thursday afternoon an inquiry was instituted bv order of the directors respecting a serious accident which took place on the previous evening at the Lon. don Dock branch junction of the Blaokwall Railway, and placed the lives of a number of passengers iu con. siderable peril. It appears that the train from Broad. street station, and due m Fenchurch-street terminus at half-past nine, was proceeding up the Blackwall line from Stepney, at its usual rate, and on passing "he f1 ?n,Fi? Junction the engine driver found that the tram had been turned into the junction, and before he d° anything to effect any material slackening of speed the engine dashed into a goods train, break, and engine which were standing in the branch with fearful force. The shook is described to have been very severe, The goods breakwaa shattered, and the engine attached to it was damaged. The passenger train engine was thrown off the metals, and two carriages next to the tender were hurled on their side and their ends much crushed. Most providentially they were empty. Had they been occupied by passengers the most ] deplorable consequences must have eiisued. The (< carriages had been sent on from Broad-street in i order to be detached at Bow, but the train being ] late on arriving at that station, it was thought best ( not to detain the train, and so, fortunately, they were j sent on. Next to these carriages was the breai, which i if it had been attached to the tender, as is usually the case, the guard would in all probability have lost his life. The front of the break was stove in, and, aa may be imagined, the shock of the blow affectea the whole of the train. Some of the passengers sustained contu- sions and were much shaken, but there^ appears to have been no serious injury. The driver of the passenp-sr engine is stated to have been hurt. Further inqijirv as to the came of the accident will be made. 1

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