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A RAILWAY CASE.

LUGGAGE ON RAILWAY CARRIAGES.

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LUGGAGE ON RAILWAY CARRIAGES. Another series of Board of Trade reports on railway accidents of the present year has been issued. In one of these reports, on the fire near Newark in luggage on an express passenger train of the Great Northern Railway, official notice is taken of an objectionable practice common on some lines. Captain Tyler re- ports The system of packing luggage on the roofs of passenger carriages is no doubt convenient, but is attended with serious disadvantages. It is always liable to be set on fire by burning matters from the funnel of the engine; it obstructs the view of the guards along the tops of the carriages and it makes the carriages top-heavy, and renders them more liable to #tll over in the event of their leaving the rails. For these reasons the luggage ought always to be car- ried in compartments of the carriages, or in vans, especially in express trains stopping only at long intervals." In the case in question the fire was fortunately discovered by platelayers at work on the line, and they attracted the attent on of the en- gine driver by holding up their arms as the train approached.

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