Location type


Name and dates


Station code: POO National Rail
Where: West and South West England, England
Opened on the Poole and Bournemouth Railway.

Chronology Dates

12/12/1988London and South Western Railway
Three trains are involved in crash at Clapham Junction killing 35 and injuring 500 due to a signal failure caused by incorrect wiring. A Poole to London Waterloo and a Basingstoke to Waterloo ran into empty stock. Signalling engineers were found to be working exceptionally long hours in the area.

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