Tag: Rail Disaster

  • THE HAPTON RAIL INCIDENT (1888) | Local History

    THE HAPTON RAIL INCIDENT (1888) | Local History

    Think of Victorian England and images of cobbled streets, horse drawn carriages, mills and towering chimneys come to mind and of course, gas lamps flickering through the swirling fog that always seemed to linger much longer during the latter end of each year and into the New Year due to…