Tag: Accident

  • THE BURNLEY TRAM ACCIDENT (1923) | Local History – S2 Ep1

    THE BURNLEY TRAM ACCIDENT (1923) | Local History – S2 Ep1

    97 years ago, the residents of Burnley were shocked to the core after one of worst tragedies to befall them occurred on a wintery, cold mid-day on the 21st December 1923. Burnley Corporation Tramcar Number 10, which was being driven by 47 year old, William Norris, had been out in…