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Accidents and Disasters in Scotland in the 19th & 20th Centuries

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The 8th Booklet on Accidents and Disasters in Scotland will be published in 2006

Among the Accidents featured will be:-

1862 Winchburgh Train Crash

1870 Shale Pit Disaster - Bathgate

1873 Johnstone Coal Pit Accident

1887 Tattie-hokers Bute

1897 Ardeer - Nobel's Factory

1900 Queen St Tunnel - Glasgow

1911 Empire Theatre Edinburgh

1917 K13 Submarine - Off Gairloch

1919 Iolaire - Off Stornoway

1928 Railway Crashes

1931 Bowhill - Fife Coalfields

1932 Cardowan - Stepps

1937 Bothy Fire - Kirkintilloch

1938 Dumbreck Colliey -Kilsyth

1939 Valleyfield - Fife

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Please send any snippets on the above Accidents - or any others in the period to 1939 to the site compiler - contact details below.

Contact details e-mail williecross@aol.com


Scottish Disasters