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In northern England, a deadly train wreck kills five and injures many more.

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06/29/1867

In northern England, a morning collision on the London and Northwestern Railway killed five people and injured a considerable number more.  A passenger train heading south from Liverpool hit a coal train at Walton Junction near Warrington in Lancashire and several of its leading cars were severely damaged. (By John Osborne)

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"Chronicle of Remarkable Occurences in 1867", The Annual Register or a View of the History and Politics of the Year 1867 (London: F. & J. Rivington, 1868), 83-85.

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