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Esholt Junction 1892
A 2-4-0 locomotive of the Midland Railway, No. 179 is lying on its side after having collided with the rear of a passenger train at Esholt Junction. The accident occurred in 1892 on the line between Leeds and Ilkley and killed 5 people.
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